The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Kenya – IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba is one of the most recent popular men in Kenya. He was appointed to head the IEBC Secretariat following the suspension of James Oswago.
Where was Ezra Chiloba born?
Chiloba was born in Mutua, Kwanza Constituency, Trans Nzoia County 39 years ago. He was born in a sleepy village which is accessible through a bumpy, dusty, and rough Kitale-Kolongolo road.
Ezra Chiloba date of birth
He was born on 12 January 1978 in a remote village in Western part of Kenya.
Ezra Chiloba age?
Chiloba is 39 years old and is the CEO of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).
Ezra Chiloba primary school
Chiloba sat his Kenya Certificate for Primary Education (KCPE) at Mutua Primary school. The records at Mutua Primary School show that Ezra Chiloba enrolled in 1985 and sat his KCPE in 1993 scoring 539 marks out of 700 marks. His teacher narrates that he was a school prefect who was bright, obedient and disciplined pupil.
Ezra Chiloba secondary school
After finishing his primary education, ezra chiloba high school life began when he joined St Joseph Boys High school in Kitale. Unfortunately, he dropped out in Form Two due to lack of fees. Thereafter, Florence Nafula who is his aunt, took over and enrolled him at Friends Kwanza Boys High school. Her aunt sold vegetables to buy paraffin for Chiloba to study at night. Chiloba was one of the bright but needy students who received a bursary as he was a top performer. In fact, the school always supported him with a bursary. Chiloba topped with an A- (minus).
Ezra Chiloba University Education
Chiloba was admitted to the University of Nairobi School Of Law at Parklands from where he graduated in 2003. Five years later, he earned a Master’s degree (Distinction) in Public Policy from the Central European University in Budapest, Hungary.
He has been pursuing a PhD in political science and government at the University of Nairobi since 2014.
Ezra Chiloba religion
From childhood, he was a strong Christian, an Adventist who was a humble, respectful boy. He was in charge of the Seventh Day Adventist church choir in the school
Ezra Chiloba home
He hails about 40 kilometers from Kitale town in a sleepy village which is accessible through a bumpy, dusty, and rough Kitale-Kolongolo road. His mother is called Mama Joan Chiloba.
Ezra Chiloba married
Her aunt confessed that he was not a womanizer and at no time did she see Chiloba with a girlfriend. Probably that’s why he is happily married today. Many women in social media wanted to know whether Chiloba was married during the August Elections. His name became one of the most searched online during that period. This made IEBC commissioner Roselyn Akombe took to come out and confirm on live TV that Chiloba is a happily married man and is not searching.
Ezra Chiloba wedding
Here are some interesting photos of Chiloba wedding that he has come out to clarify that the woman isn’t his wife. He recalls attending a wedding two years ago as the best man and the lady—an MP’s wife, was the best maid.
Ezra Chiloba Children
He has a two-year-old son and a daughter that is eight years old.
Ezra Chiloba qualifications
- 2014 – 2018: Undergraduate student at the University of Nairobi, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Political Science and Government
- 2007 – 2008: Graduate student at the Central European University, Masters of Arts (Distinction), Public Policy
- 1999 – 2003: Undergraduate student at the University of Nairobi,
Bachelors of Law
Ezra Chiloba cv
He wanted to study medicine but some grades from few subjects worked against him. Therefore, he was admitted to study law at the university. Here is the comprehensive Chiloba CV showing his career life.
February 2015 – Present: Chief Executive Officer /Commission Secretary, Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission
January 2014 – Present: Senior Fellow at Policy House
December 2013 – February 2015: Deputy Team Leader | Governance, DAI | Drivers of Accountability Programme (DAP)
August 2011 – December 2013: Programme Analyst – Electoral Systems & Processes, UNDP Kenya
June 2009 – August 2011: Programme Analyst/Project Manager – Electoral Reforms and Agenda Four Reforms, UNDP Kenya
February 2009 – June 2009: Programme Officer – Human Rights Capacity Strengthening, Oxfam Novib
August 2008 – June 2009: Founding Director, Policy House
February 2006 – February 2009: Human Rights Officer – Research, Policy and Legislation, Kenya National Commission on Human Rights
August 2008 – December 2008: Research and Coordination Officer – Kenya National Dialogue and Reconciliation Project, South Consulting
October 2004 – February 2006: Programme Officer – Justice Promotion, CEMIRIDE
October 2002 – September 2004: Programme Assistant (Part-time), Centre for Minority Rights and Development
Ezra Chiloba salary
His salary is Ksh.
Ezra Chiloba Contacts
Twitter: get in touch with him by clicking here
Ezra Chiloba photos
Here are some of the popular Chiloba photos
Ezra Chiloba Video Interview