Attorney General Githu Muigai resigns from his position.
Githu’s resignation has been announced by President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Uhuru said he regretted Githu’s resignation while thanking him for the service in the country for the last six and half years.
I have received with regret the resignation of Attorney General Prof. Githu Muigai. I thank him for his service for the last six and a half years. I have nominated as his replacement Judge Paul Kihara Kariuki.
— Uhuru Kenyatta (@UKenyatta) February 13, 2018
Uhuru has nominated Judge Paul Kihara Kariuki as his replacement.
Githu Muigai had threatened NASA Leader Raila Odinga with treason charges if sworn as the President of Kenya.