By Sofia Ali
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) family congratulates CBK Board Chairman
Mohammed Nyaoga on the conferment of the rank of Senior Counsel by H.E.
President Uhuru Kenyatta on July 20, 2020.
The conferment of rank is in recognition of the Chairman’s distinction and exemplary
service in the legal sector and public service, as well as contribution to law and
development. We look forward to Mr. Nyaoga’s continuing leadership and service to
CBK and the nation.
SENIOR PARTNER AT MOHAMMED MUIGAI ADVOCATES; CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, CENTRAL BANK OF KENYA
Mr. Mohammed Nyaoga is the Senior Partner at Mohammed Muigai Advocates. He specializes in corporate finance, civil and commercial litigation. In addition to the practice of Law, he has been Vice–Chairman of the Law Reform Commission, Chairman of its Business Laws Committee and Chairman of the Mining Licences Task Force. He has been a Director of Capital Markets Authority, Chairman of International Commission of Jurist and Chairman of EcoBank Kenya. He has also been Chairman at the Commission of Inquiry into the suspension of the County Government of Makueni.
Mr. Nyaoga is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Central Bank of Kenya. In addition, he is a certified training consultant in corporate governance with the Centre for Corporate Governance for over 13 years where he has trained over 10,000 directors in Kenya and in Africa at large. He has also been a consultant and Trainer for State University of New York on procurement (SUNNY Kenya) and a Lecturer (LLM Programme) University of Nairobi, School of Law (Business Law Department) on Public Procurement and accounting law.
He was called to the Bar in 1985. He holds LLB and LLM degrees from the University of Nairobi and Diploma in law from the Kenya School of Law. He is a Certified Public Secretary (CPS); a Certified Company Director and a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya.