PITCHING NUCLEAR AT THE ANNUAL LAW SOCIETY OF KENYA CONFERENCE
By Emmanuel Wandera
The critical role of a legal and regulatory framework in a nuclear power programme was the key message by the Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board during the 2017 annual Law Society of Kenya (LSK) Conference, which was held between 23rd to 27th August 2017 at the Leisure Lodge Beach & Golf Resort in Kwale County.
Under the theme: Safeguarding the rule of law and democratic gains, the conference converged lawyers from various parts of the country with the US Ambassador Robert Godec as the chief guest during the official opening.
The Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board took on the role of a sponsor in the silver category. This was in recognition of the key role played by enabling legislation in developing a nuclear power programme.
APPOINTMENT OF ENG. COLLINS JUMA AS THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF KENYA NUCLEAR ELECTRICITY BOARD
The Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board wishes to inform our stakeholders the appointment of Eng. Collins Juma as the Chief Executive Officer of Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board with effect from 1st August 2017 following a competitive recruitment process.
Eng. Collins Juma, has been the Acting chief Executive officer since 22nd December, 2015. He previously served as Director, Technical Affairs at KNEB in the past four years. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree (Mechanical) from the Indian Institute of Technology and a Masters degree in Operations Management from the University of Nairobi.