Former Marakwet East MP Linah Kilimo has thanked President Uhuru Kenyatta following her appointment.
Kilimo who headed the Anti-FGM board said she will serve with humility and dedication.
She made the remarks a few hours after President Uhuru Kenyatta issued a statement confirming her appointment as Agriculture Chief Administrative Secretary(CAS) at State House Mombasa.
“I wish to sincerely thank H.E Uhuru Kenyatta for appointing me the CAS Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries & Cooperatives. I’ll serve with humility and dedication.
“To all Kenyans of goodwill, I wish to thank you for the prayers and support. I’ll work extra hard to make sure that the Agriculture Sector in the country is brought back to glory. Together we will have a solution,” she said.
Kilimo was appointed to take over the post from CAS Andrew Tuimur was moved to the Ministry of Labour in today’s reshuffle.