Minister for Education, Sports & ICT

Dr. Naomi N. Makau holds a PhD in Education Administration with a major in Curriculum Studies from Maasai Mara University, a Masters Degree in Education Administration from the University of Nairobi. She also holds a Bachelor of Education Degree, with a specialization in Chemistry and Physics from Egerton University. She holds a Diploma in Education Management from the Kenya Education Management Institute and a Certificate in Effective Teaching of Science Education from Hiroshima University, Japan.

Dr. Naomi has risen through the ranks in education from a classroom teacher to a Senior Principal, the latest school that she headed being AIC Mbooni Girls Sec. School in Mbooni West Sub County, Makueni County. She has also been a Part Time Lecturer in South Eastern Kenya University and previously Bungema University.

She is married to David M. Nyamai, an expert in Agricultural Economics and Policy working with the Ministry of Agriculture, Nairobi and together they are blessed with two young men who are currently pursuing University Education.