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Githu Muigai Resigns

Githu Muigai has today evening,13th February, tendered his resignation as the Attorney General of the Republic of Kenya.

In a tweet,President Uhuru Kenyatta acknowledged receipt of the letter;

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 Meanwhile the Head of State has immediately appointed Justice Paul Kihara to take over his role as the principal legal adviser to the government.
“I have received with regret the resignation of Attorney General Prof. Githu Muigai. I thank him for his service for the last six and a half years. I have nominated as his replacement Judge Paul Kihara Kariuki,” President Kenyatta tweeted.

The reason for Githu’s resignations is yet to be established.

Before his appointment as AG ,Prof Muigai was a partner in  Mohammed Muigai Advocates and  has been a UN special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination Xenophobia And Related Intolerance

More details to follow…

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