Prof. George Magoha Net Worth: President Uhuru Kenyatta’s cabinet is dominated by millionaires.
Among Uhuru’s cabinet secretaries are persons who claim to have investments that spread to real estate, agriculture, transport, movable assets, salary, and allowances.
One of these is Professor George Magoha who holds a highly acclaimed curriculum vitae. Prof. Magoha, who was born in 1952, is a Kenyan Surgeon, Academic Administrator and Professor of Surgery and a Consultant Urologist at the University of Nairobi ‘s College of Health Sciences.
By the time he was appointed as cabinet secretary, Prof. Magoha said that he was worth Sh. 250 million. This is according to documents that he presented before a parliamentary committee.
The documents shared with the National Assembly’s Committee on Appointments shows that Magoha has various sources of income.
His sources of money that have led to this accumulation of wealth includes rental, investments in treasury bills and income from his profession, fixed cash deposit and Safaricom masts.
His success, though is largely anchored on his career. Magoha’s career progression began in 1988 when he was employed as a Lecturer in the Department of Surgery, at the University of Nairobi and in 1989 he was promoted to a Senior Lecturer in the same department and in 1995 was again promoted to Associate Professor, a position he served until 2000.
He is best known for his time as the Vice Chancellor of the University of Nairobi from 2005–2015 where he is credited to have transformed the institution from student hooliganism to a leading institution of higher learning in Kenya and beyond.
His record as a no nonsense education administrator saw him appointed as the Chairman of the Kenya National Examination Council in 2016. George Magoha Net Worth.
By Bizna Kenya