Kipchumba Murkomen Biography: Age, Party, Education, Family, Wife, Photos, Net Worth and Latest News

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Kipchumba Murkomen Biography

Here is Kipchumba Murkomen Biography, the Cabinet Secretary in charge of Ministry of Roads and Transport in Kenya. He was appointed by President William Ruto to the position on 27th September 2022. Prior to his appointment, he served as Senator for Elgeyo Marakwet from 2013 to 2022 after having been reelected for the third time in the August 9th 2022 General Elections in a UDA (United Democratic Alliance) party ticket.

In this biography, we will show you Kipchumba Murkomen age, wife, education, family, photos, net worth, latest news, and more information pertaining to the CS.

Who is Kipchumba Murkomen?

Kipchumba Murkomen is the Cabinet Secretary in charge of Ministry of Roads and Transport in Kenya.

Kipchumba Murkomen was born was born in 12th March 1979.

Kipchumba Murkomen was Senator for Elgeyo Marakwet.

Kipchumba Murkomen was elected majority senate leader in 2013 to 2020.

Kipchumba Murkomen is a practicing lawyer under the firm SMS Advocates LLP.

Kipchumba Murkomen is the son of Johana Murkomen Kanda and Mama Margaret.

Kipchumba Murkomen Personal Details, Age

Real NamesOnesimus Kipchumba Murkomen
Date of Birth12th March 1979
Place of BirthKenya
School NameChawis Primary School in Embobut Forest, Marakwet East,
St Joseph’s High School Kitale,
St Patrick’s High School Iten
University/College NameUniversity of Nairobi, Parklands Campus,
University of Pretoria, South Africa,
American University Washington College of Law in United States
ProfessionCabinet Secretary in Charge of Ministry of Roads and Transport,
Senator Elgeyo Marakwet,
Lawyer running SMS Advocates LLP
WifeGlady’s Wanjiru
Facebook Page
Instagram Account
Twitter (X) Handle
Kipchumba Murkomen Biography

Kipchumba Murkomen Education Background

2000 – 2004University of NairobiBachelor of Laws LLB
University of PretoriaMaster of Laws LLM
American University Washington College of LawMasters of Laws LLM
St Joseph’s High School Kitale
St Patrick’s High School ItenKenya Certificate of Secondary Education
Chawis Primary SchoolKenya Certificate of Primary Education
Kipchumba Murkomen Biography Education History

Kipchumba Murkomen Employment History


2022 – 2027
Government of KenyaCabinet Secretary in charge of Ministry of Roads and Transport in Kenya
Government of KenyaSenator Elgeyo Marakwet
University of NairobiLecturer
Moi UniversityLecturer
Catholic UniversityLecturer
Kipchumba Murkomen Biography Employment History

Kipchumba Murkomen Wife

Kipchumba Murkomen married to Glady’s Wanjiru, a former classmate in Campus.

Kipchumba Murkomen Family

Kipchumba Murkomen is married to Glady’s Wanjiru and they have four children (three sons and a daughter).

Kipchumba Murkomen Wedding

Kipchumba Murkomen married Glady’s Wanjiru.

Kipchumba Murkomen Net Worth

Kipchumba Murkomen financial net worth is KES 550 million as at October 2022. This is broken down into property(houses) in Nairobi and Eldoret, 3 parcels of land in Trans Nzoia, a parcel of land in Narok, another in Kajiado and Nairobi. Others assets are machinery and motor vehicles.

Kipchumba Murkomen Party

Kipchumba Murkomen is affiliated to the United Democratic Alliance (UDA).

Kipchumba Murkomen Age

Kipchumba Murkomen is 45 Years Old as of 2024 having been born in 1979 in Kenya.

Kipchumba Murkomen Children

Kipchumba Murkomen has four chidren (three sons and a daughter).

Kipchumba Murkomen Photos

Here is Kipchumba Murkomen Biography photo gallery.

Biography Photos, Source: Instagram

More interesting things about Kipchumba Murkomen Biography

After doing his KCPE in 1993 at Chawis Primary School in Embobut Forest, Murkomen was not satisfied with the exams results and decided to retake it in 1994.

Kipchumba Murkomen was elected the chairman of Fellowship of Christian Unions’ National Students Executive Council on his second year at the University of Nairobi, Parklands Campus.

He was also the chairperson of the Kenya Law Students Society.

He earned a scholarship to study a master’s in law at the University of Pretoria, South Africa.

He has worked as a lecturer at the University of Nairobi, Moi University, and Catholic University.

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