Three new CSs richer than Bob Collymore, Joshua Oigara
Three of the seven new Cabinet entrants have declared wealth portfolios larger than those disclosed by two of Kenya’s highest paid private sector CEOs – Safaricom’s Bob Collymore and KCB Group’s Joshua Oigara.
With Sh798 million declared, former MP Mwangi Kiunjuri, a one-time tout and teacher, has greater net worth than both Collymore and Oigara combined at Sh627.3 million.
Collymore declared a net worth of Sh277.3 million in cash, property and shares. Oigara declared Sh350 million in landholdings, buildings, motor vehicles, cash bank balances and shares.
Collymore’s pay is Sh9 million per month and Oigara’s Sh4.9 million.
Also wealthier than either of the two top CEOs is Dr Cleopa Mailu, the incoming CS Health, at Sh615 million.
Ditto the incoming CS Communication and ICT, Joe Mucheru, who declared that his wealth is estimated at Sh500 million.
Outgoing Kericho Senator Charles Keter, who is the incoming CS Energy declared Sh352 million, a couple of million more than Oigara.