**GOVERNOR MUTAI TO CHAIR EDUCATION COMMITTEE**
Kericho Governor, H.E. Dr. Eric Mutai, was today elected the chairperson of the committee on Education, Gender, Youth Affairs, Children, Sports, Culture and Social Services at the Council of Governors(CoG).
The elections were held at the final day of a three-day induction workshop for all the Governors and their deputies held at the coastal city of Mombasa.
Governor Mutai joins other Kenya Kwanza coalition dominated Governors elected to chair various technical committees and other positions at the CoG.
Kirinyaga Governor, H.E. Anne Mumbi Waiguru clinched the council's chairperson position after trouncing Kajiado Governor, H.E. Joseph Ole Lenku.
Mutai's committee will be tasked with the responsibility of considering, reviewing and monitoring policy and legislation on matters relating to education, gender, youth, sports, culture and social services and making relevant recommendations.