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Martha Koome Karambu: Husband, Children and Salary

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Lady Justice Martha Koome made history when she was appointed as the first female chief justice of the Republic of Kenya. She has risen up the ladder through the corridors of justice from just a UON student to the highest rank in the Kenyan judicial system. Here is her biography and profile:

Full name:

Martha Karambu Koome

Year of Birth and Age of Martha Koome Karambu:

She was born on 3rd of June in the year 1960. Through this, you can easily find out her actual age.

When did she assume office as Kenya’s Chief Justice?

Martha Koome was inaugurated to the office of the Chief Justice of the Republic of Kenya on the 21, 2021.

Martha Koome’s Husband:

Truth to told, Martha Koome is a family woman, a loving wife, and a mother too. She is a kind and loving wife to her spouse Koome Kiragu, whom she submits and performs her wifely duties.

Martha Koome Education:

1. Degree in Law from the University of Nairobi.

2.Post A postgraduate diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law.

3.A master’s from the University of London.

Martha Koome Children:

She is a loving mother to three children.

Martha Koome Career

She began her career as a legal associate and worker for the Mathenge and Muchemi Advocates law firm until she began her own law firm in 2003.

Martha Koome Salary:

As the CJ, Koome is entitled to a basic maximum salary of KSh 990,000, while her allowances amount to KSh 375,000. Together, her salary bypasses the 1 million limit. When all allowances are factored in, Koome’s total pay is set at a maximum of KSh 1.3 million in consolidated pay


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