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Martha Koome’s husband, Koome kiragu, is a graduate and the board head of the non-governmental organization Habitat for Humanity.

Martha Karambu Koome is a Kenyan barrister who is the country’s Chief Justice and the first woman to hold the position.

She began her legal career as a legal associate at Mathenge and Muchemi Advocates and eventually founded her own law Company, where she served as managing partner until 2003. In 1993-1996, she was elected to the Law Society of Kenya’s (LSK) council.

She took office on Monday, May 24, 2021, at the Supreme Court Building at an Assumption of Office ceremony in which Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu handed over the instruments of authority to the incoming Chief Justice.

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Who Is Martha Koome Husband? Meet Koome Kiragu 

Koome Kiragu is the name of her husband. He is the head of Habitat for Humanity-Kenya.

Mr. Kiragu rose to prominence as a result of the popularity of his wife, Martha Karambu, who has since succeeded retired CJ David Kenani Maraga. 

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Martha Koome Husband Koome Kiragu (source: kisiifinest)

He is a graduate and the board head of the non-governmental organization Habitat for Humanity.

His Habitat for Humanity organization is dedicated to improving people’s lives via suitable housing, sanitation, land tenure, water usage, and electricity connectivity.

He collaborates with financial institutions to provide decent housing to the homeless and vulnerable in Kenyan communities. In 2018, Koome received a whopping Ksh. Ninety-six million for the construction of low-income housing.

In partnership with the Homa Bay county administration, he constructed 120 dwellings at the cost of roughly Ksh. 800,000 for each unit.

How Many Kids Does Martha Koome Have?

She is the wife of Koome Kiragu and the mother of three grown children. Kelvin, Nkirote and Kagwira Koome are her children’s names.

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Koome Kiragu children Kelvin, Nkirote and Kagwira Koome (source: standardmedia)

Nkirote Koome is a Luminate Independent Media associate who formerly worked at the Ford Foundation. 

She has also served as a program associate at many universities, making her a well-rounded academic who unquestionably follows in her mother’s footsteps.

In addition to her extensive experience in program design and implementation for improved lives, Kagwiria Koome is an international development practitioner. 

She manages a high-impact grant portfolio in agriculture at the Rockefeller Foundation, focusing on transforming food systems to deliver nutritious foods while protecting the environment.

Unfortunately, there is no information about Kelvin because he has kept his private life away from social media and the press. The son dislikes public appearances because he prefers to keep to himself.

How Much Is Martha Koome Net Worth?

Koome is one of the wealthiest people in Kenya’s republic. Her net worth is believed to be approximately $6.7 million. She has amassed her fortune through her judicial profession, which she has pursued for many years.

High Court justices now receive a maximum of Sh1,000,974 per year, up from Sh907,279. The SRC has provided the JSC with an itemized consolidated pay of judicial officers, indicating that the Chief Justice’s salary will remain at Sh1.3 million.

Living a simple life with her family, she appreciates her Company deeply. Spending time with her family is one of her favorite things to do. Since she was a child, she has lived in her hometown with her husband.

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