Kipchumba Murkomen Biography
Kipchumba Murkomen was born in 1979 in Elgey-Marakwet County . He is the senator of Elgeyo-Marakwet County. He is a member of the United Repubican Party and a coalition member of Jubilee Alliance.
He is among the founding members of United Republican Party, a coalition partner in the ruling Jubilee Coalition. Murkomen is also a member of the Pan African Parliament.
Kipchumba Murkomen Education Background
Undergraduate student of the American University Washington College of Law in America
Undergraduate student of University of Pretoria, South Africa.
Undergraduate student at the University of Nairobi, Bachelors Degree in Law.
Kipchumba Murkomen Political Career
He was interested in politics at a young age, since he was in high school. He was elected by the student body as the dining hall captain.He later joined the University of Nairobi, where he was the first second year student to be elected chairman of the prestigious Kenya Law Society. This was during a time when the student union had been banned, and he was very instrumental in reforming it.
He served as the chairman of the East Africa Law students society. He was later elected the chairman of Fellowship of Christian Unions’ National Students Executive Council that led over 25 christian unions in universities and colleges.
Kipchumba Murkomen Political Position
Current Political Position
Started 11th March 2013 : Senator for Elgeyo-Marakwet county
Started 13th February 2013 : Coalition Member of Jubilee Alliance
Started 2012 : Member for Elgeyo-Marakwet of United Republican Party (URP)
Kipchumba Murkomen Job History
Lecturer at Catholic University of Eastern Africa, the University of Nairobi, Moi University.
Lawyer – Sing’oe, Murkomen & Sigei Advocates
He is a Political analyst
Murkomen Professional and Family Life
Outside the active political life, Murkomen also practices law in Sing’oe, Murkomen & Sigei Advocates where he is a partner. He brings a wealth of experience in public policy, trade, investment and lobbying having worked for an international law firm and leading lobbying firm in Washington DC. Having previously taught in the Catholic University of Eastern Africa, the University of Nairobi, and Moi University, the Senator still maintains a good relationship with the institutions and occasionally attends as a guest lecturer.
Despite having a busy political and professional life, the Senator’s family comes first.
Kipchumba Murkomen Membership
Chair of the task force of devolution in the ministry of local government
Member of the Pan African Parliament.
Kipchumba Murkomen Wife, Family and Children
He is happily married to Gladys Wanjiru Kipchumba, with whom they are blessed with two sons and a daughter. Being a devout Christian he is a great believer of the centrality of family unit.
Kipchumba Murkomen Contacts
Tel: 0722 278455
Email Address: email@example.com
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