President William Ruto has appointed former East African Affairs Cabinet Secretary Phillis Kandie as his advisor.
According to the reports, Kandie, who severed in former president Uhuru Kenyatta government was appointed as Ruto’s advisor on Commodity Market Development.
Announcing her appointment in a statement on Tuesday 19th September, Kandie thanking President Ruto for the role.
“I would like to thank HE the President for the honour he has bestowed on me to serve as his advisor, Commodities Market Development,” She stated.
She went onto promise that she will work diligently to ensure that Kenya Kwanza government led by President William Ruto’s vision in the agriculture sector is achieved.
“I undertake to work diligently with all stakeholders to ensure that his vision to streamline the Agriculture sector by setting up a licensed Regulated private sector led National Commodities Exchange that shall link the Farmer to both the domestic and international markets becomes a reality,” She vowed.
Kandie served in the previous government under retired President Uhuru Kenyatta in the Ministry of East Africa Affairs and Labour from April 2013 to January 2018. More