Cyrus Odhiambo Oguna is the current government’s spokesperson in the Kenyan government. He took over the office after Erick Kiraithe who got a new job as ICT Principal Administrative Secretary in the Kenyan Government. Oguna is currently among the vocal most leaders in the fight against Corona Virus (COVID-19).
Oguna Age and place Of Birth
He is currently in his early 50’s. More information about year and date of birth will be published soon on this platform. Cyrus Oguna was born in Siaya County, Kenya. Cyrus Oguna’s home is in Kosuma, Pap Ochiel in Masumbi village, Siaya county. He hails from the Luo community of Kenya.
Cyrus Oguna Education Background
Cyrus Oguna graduated from the National Defense College, where he was awarded several medals, some of which include Moran of the order of the Burning Spear.
He is the Master of Arts degree (Political Science) holder from the University of Nairobi (UoN). He is currently pursuing a second master’s degree of International studies from the University of Nairobi as well.
Cyrus Oguna Career Background
Retired Colonel Cyrus Oguna worked as the head of KDF Intelligence Training School. He is well known for his position as the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) Public Affairs Officer and Spokesman.
During this time, he was the Spokesman for KDF at onset of Operation Linda Nchi from 2011 till 2013. He constantly kept the country informed on the operations of our chivalrous officers in seizing Kismayo.
Oguna as a Government Spokesperson
In May 2019, Retired Colonel Cyrus Odhiambo Oguna was appointed by the Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru as the new government spokesperson. He took over Mr. Eric Kiraithe’s position with immediate effect.
The new position meant that he had to oversee Kenya News Agency and MyGov which are the two-government news gathering and dissemination channels. Eric Kiraithe had been in office since August 2018.
With the office of the government spokesperson being domiciled at the Ministry of ICT, Cyrus Oguna’s new tasks involved overseeing the role of all Government of Kenya communications channels under the Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology.
Cyrus Oguna wife, family and children
As a Kenyan who ever served in the Kenyan army, matters to do with his family, wife and children are still under wraps. This article will be updated as soon as possible.
Cyrus Oguna Net Worth
Cyrus’ estimated net worth as of the year 2020 is approximately over Kshs. 30 Million. Information about other assets he owns will be uploaded as soon as possible.