Linda Nchi Spokesman (Rtd) Colonel Cyrus Oguna has replaced Government Spokesman, Eric Kiraithe .
In a statement signed by ICT CS Joe Mucheru, the move takes effect immediately as the government rebuilds its communication structure.
“In line with directions from the Executive Office of the President through the Head of the Public Service, the office of the Government Spokesman shall be domiciled at the ICT Ministry,” the statement read.
Oguna shall now have the oversight role of all government communication channels under the ICT Ministry.
He will also have a content oversight role over the government news gathering and dissemination channels – KNA and MyGov.
There was no mention of Kiraithe’s next move.