Ezekiel Machogu CV,Biography and education background


Ezekiel Machogu is one of the Cabinet Secretaries appointed by President William Ruto, he holds the powerful ministry of education. He is a little known Kisii politician who contested as a governor for Kisii County but he was defeated by Simba Arati.

In  1970, Ezekiel Ombaki attended Nduru High School for his O–Level Certificate. Upon completion, in 1974, he proceeded to Agoro Sare High School for his A–Level Certificate. Between 1976 and 1979, Ezekiel Ombaki attended the University of Nairobi to acquire a Bachelor of Arts.He didn’t further education beyond undergraduate level.

In 1976, Ezekiel Machogu secured a job at the Office of the President as a District Officer.In 1989 he was appointed District Commissioner, a job he performed until 2008. Between 2008 and 2016, he worked at the Public Service Commission as a Senior Deputy Secretary. In 2017, Ezekiel Ombaki joined the Kenya National Assembly as a Member of Parliament for Nyaribari Masaba Constituency.

Below is the summary of Machogu’s biography:

Education Background:
FromToEducation InstitutionQualification
19761979University of NairobiBachelor of Arts
19741975Agoro Sare High SchoolA – Level Certificate
19701973Nduru High SchoolO – Level Certificate
Employment/Service History:
FromToEmployer/InstitutionPosition Held
2017To dateKenya National AssemblyMember of Parliament, Nyaribari Masaba Constituency
20082016Public Service CommissionSenior Deputy Secretary
19892008Office of the PresidentDistrict Commissioner
19761979Office of the PresidentDistrict Officer
Membership to Committees (12th Parliament):
FromToCommitteePosition Held
2017DateCommittee on Regional IntegrationMember
2017DateMembers Services and Facilities CommitteeMem

Ezekiel Machogu is tasked with reforming the education sector and end the debate about CBC and 8-4-4 system.