People: Njoroge approved as new Kenyan governor; Tajikistan appoints new deputies

The Central Bank of Kenya

Kenya: The Kenyan parliament on June 18 approved the appointment of Patrick Njoroge as governor of the Central Bank of Kenya. He replaces Njuguna Ndung'u, who stepped down in March.

Njoroge will join the central bank from the IMF, where he is currently adviser to the deputy managing director. He has served in various economics roles at the International Monetary Fund since 1995, and before then was an economist for Kenya's Ministry of Finance. He holds a PhD in economics from Yale University.


To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: