Chiloba was sacked by Independent Electoral and Boundary Commission IEBC in 2018.
He was appointed as CA Director General for a period of 4 years on a renewable contract.
The Communication of Kenya CA has suspended indefinitely Ezra Chiloba as the Director General of the authority.
The suspension announcement was done today evening by CA board in an internal memo issued by the chairperson Mary Mungai.
Mr. Christopher Wambua has been appointed the Director General but in Acting Capacity effective today.
“Following a meeting of the Authority’s Board held on 18th September 2023, resulting in the suspension of the Director General, I am pleased to inform all staff of the appointment of Mr. Christopher Wambua as a Director General in Acting Capacity effective today until further notice,” reads the memo in part.
ICT Ministry Reaction
Meanwhile Information Communication and Technology PS Prof Kisiangani says they are yet to be briefed on what transpired and the board had full authority to take action against him.
“We are yet to receive that brief but of cause had some happenings and issues of investigations…we don’t micromanage government parastatals we have many of them and what we do is only passing policies to them.” Kisiangani said.