Justin Bedan Njoka Muturi, also known as JB (born April 28, 1956), is the seventh Speaker of the National Assembly of Kenya. He served as the chairman of the Judges and Magistrates Association in the 1990s

Justin Muturi Biography

Full Name :

Justin Bedan Njoka Muturi

Date of Birth :

April 28, 1956

Occupation :

Lawyer | Politician

Net Worth :

$300 million and $700 million

Social Media Handle :

Twitter @speakerjbmuturi

Early Life and Education 

Justin Muturi, also known as JB, was born in April 1956. He went to Kangaru Boys High School and the University of Nairobi. In 1981, he earned a Bachelor of Law from the University of Nairobi.

Later, he attended the Kenya School of Law for a Postgraduate Diploma in Law before being called to the Bar in 1982. 

Career

Justin served as principal magistrate between 1982 and 1997 before retiring from judicial service. He retired due to an allegation against him for collecting Ksh 1 million from Dr Godfrey Momanyi, the owner of Masaba Hospital, and his wife, Felgone Akothe, to manipulate a case filed against Felgone Akothe of defrauding the National Hospital Insurance Fund of Ksh 347,000. During that time, he also served as chairman of the Judges and Magistrates’ Association.

Political Career 

In 1999, Justin Muturi was first elected as a Kenya African National Union member to represent the Siakago constituency. He was re-elected in 2002 and served as the chief opposition whip and the Public Investment Committee. Justin contested again in 2007 but was defeated by Lenny Kivuti.

From 1999 to 2004, he was a member of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Constitutional Review. 

In November 2008, Justin was elected as KANU National Organising Secretary and also served as the PNU Constitution Committee Chairman during the national constitutional talks from 2008–2010. In April 2011, he was named chairman of the Center for Multiparty Democracy (CMD).

Justin represented the National Alliance party and ran for the More North parliamentary seat in 2013 but was defeated by Muriuki Niagagua

On March 28, 2013, he won the speakership with 219 votes after the second round of voting by members of the National Assembly, while his opponent, Kenneth Marende, had 129 votes.

He was a member of the African Parliamentarians Network Against Corruption, the Global Organisation of Parliamentarians Against Corruption, and the Parliamentary Network on the World Bank.

Personal Life

Justin Muturi’s family is unknown to the public.

Justin Muturi Net Worth 

Justin Muturi’s net worth is estimated to be between $300 million and $700 million.

Social Media Handle 

 

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