The Senator

 

     

HON. ONESIMUS KIPCHUMBA MURKOMEN, EGH

ELGEYO MARAKWET SENATOR & KENYAN SENATE MAJORITY LEADER

Kipchumba Murkomen is a lawyer by profession and has worked for several reputable local and US organizations before joining politics. He also worked as a law lecturer at Moi University.

An advocate of the High Court of Kenya, Hon Murkomen holds a Bachelor of Laws degree (LL.B) of the University of Nairobi and Master of Laws (LLM) degrees from American University’s Washington College of Law, Washington DC, USA and University of Pretoria, South Africa and a Diploma in Law from Kenya School of Law.

He is the First Senator of Elgeyo Marakwet County, elected on 4th March 2013 and was re-elected on 8th August 2017. He served as the Deputy Leader of Majority in his first term as Senator and was elected majority Leader of the Kenyan Senate in his second term.