Joseph Nkaissery Biography
Joseph Nkaissery was born on November 28, 1949. He is the Cabinet Secretary Interior and Coordination of National Government. He is also a Senior elder of the Maasai community.
On December 2, 2014, Nkaissery was nominated by President Uhuru Kenyatta for the post of Cabinet Secretary for Internal Security, to replace Joseph ole Lenku
Prior to his nomination he was the member of parliament for Kajiado Central constituency on an Orange Democratic Movement ticket.
Joseph Nkaissery Education Background
1997- 1967: Student at United States Army College, USA for Post graduate Diploma, strategic Leadership and Management
1996 -1997: Student at Kennedy School Havard University,USA for Leadership and Development
1985 – 1986: Student at Defence staff college Military Academy in Dehra Dun, India
1971 – 1972: Student at Kenyatta College now Kenyatta University, Degree in Education but dropped after a year.
1967 -1970: Secondary School Student at Olkejuado High School
1960 -1966: Primary School Student at Ilbisil Primary School
Joseph Nkaissery Political Positions
10th March 2013 -2nd December 2014: Member of Parliament for Kajiado Central
13th February 2013 – 2014: Coalition Member of Coalition for Reforms & Democracy
2007 – 2014: Member of Orange Democratic Movement
2008 – 4th March 2013: Member of Parliament for Kajiado Central
2008 – 4th March 2013: Assistant Minister for Defence of Cabinet
2003 -2007: Member of Parliament for Kajiado Central
Joseph Nkaissery Job History
Started December 2002: Commandant of Armed Forces Training College & GOC Westcom
1999 – 2002: GOC Western of Kenya Army
1997 -1998: Deputy Commandant/Chief Instructor
1994 → 1996: Brigade Commander of Kenya Army
1992 -1993: Chief of Personnel of Kenya Army
1987 – 1991: Military Assistant to the Chief of General Staff of Kenya Army
1986- 1987: Battalion Second in Command of Kenya Army
1982- 1986: Combat Instructor of Kenya Army
Joseph Nkaissery Family
Joseph Nkaissery is married to Hellen Nkaissery.
Courtesy: Soft Kenya