Professor Kithure Kindiki Biography: Age, Party, Education, Family, Husband, Photos, Net Worth and Latest News

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Professor Kithure Kindiki Biography

Here is Professor Kithure Kindiki’s biography, a Kenyan politician and lawyer hailing from Tharaka Nithi County.

In this Professor Kithure Kindiki biography, we will show you his age, party, education, family, wife, photos, net worth, latest news, and more information pertaining to the politician from Tharaka Nithi County.

Who is Professor Kithure Kindiki?

Professor Kithure Kindiki is the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Interior and National Administration in the Government of Kenya. This position he acquired after being appointed by President William Samoei Ruto on September 27, 2022, taking over from Fred Matiang’i.

Before his appointment, Professor Kindiki served as Tharaka Nithi Senator for two terms from 2013 to 2022, and was the first Senate Majority Leader from 2013 to 2017, and Deputy Speaker of the Senate from 2013 to 2020.

Professor Kindiki is also a legal scholar of international repute who holds a Ph.D in International Law from the University of Pretoria.

Professor Kithure Kindiki Personal Details, Age



Real Names
Abraham Kithure Kindiki

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Date of Birth
17 July 1972

Place of Birth
Tharaka Nithi County, Kenya

School Name
Lenana School,
Tharaka Boys High School

University/College Name
Moi University (LLB) 1998
University of Pretoria (LLM – International Human Rights Law and Democracy) 2000
Kenya School of Law (Advocates Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies) 2001
University of Pretoria (PHD International Law) 2002

Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Interior and National Administration
Former Deputy Speaker – Senate (2017 – May 2020)
Former Majority Leader  – Senate (2013-June 2017)

Lecturer and Senior Lecturer University of Nairobi – 2004 – 2013
Lecturer Moi University – 1999 – 2003

Joyce Gatiiria Njagi

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Instagram Account

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Professor Kithure Kindiki Biography

Professor Kithure Kindiki Education Background

Year University/College Award
  Lenana School KCSE
  Tharaka Boys High School KCSE

Moi University, Kenya LLB
2001 Kenya School of Law Advocates Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies

University of Pretoria, South Africa LLM – International Human Rights Law and Democracy

University of Pretoria, South Africa PHD International Law
Professor Kithure Kindiki Biography Education History

Professor Kithure Kindiki Wife

Professor Kithure Kindiki married Joyce Gatiiria Njagi, a lecturer at the University of Nairobi Department of Chemistry.

Professor Kithure Kindiki Family

Professor Kithure Kindiki married Joyce Gatiiria Njagi in the year 2001 and together they have three children.

Professor Kithure Kindiki Net Worth

Professor Kithure Kindiki declared to the National Assembly Committee on Appointments on Tuesday, October 18 2022, that he is worth KES 544 Million. The professor said that his wealth is made up of land and buildings, bank deposits worth Kenya Shillings 50 million and shares.

He stated that his current source of income is from his advocate job, and he has practiced law for 22 years. He runs several businesses (SMEs) and is also a consultant for local and international organizations.

Professor Kithure Kindiki Party

Professor Kithure Kindiki is affiliated to the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) Party.

Professor Kithure Kindiki Age

Professor Kithure Kindiki is 51 Years Old as of 2024 having been born in 1972 in Tharaka Nithi County, Kenya.

Kithure Kindiki Photos

Here are Professor Kithure Kindiki Biography photo gallery.

Professor Kithure Kindiki Biography Photos, Source: Instagram

More interesting things about Professor Kithure Kindiki Biography

Professor Kithure Kindiki attended Lenana School where he scored Grade C in his Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE). Because this grade failed to meet University entry mark, he decided to repeat school and retake the exam at Tharaka Boys High School.

Professor Kithure Kindiki is licensed to practice law at the International Criminal Court (ICC).

He was among the lawyers that represented President William Ruto in his collapsed ICC case.

He served as the President-elect William Samoei Ruto chief agent in the August 9 2022 General Elections.


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