CS. Saidi Swalehe Gongo

Corporation Secretary and Head of Legal Services

Mr. Saidi Swalehe Gongo is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and Commissioner for oaths. He has over 10 years of experience in the practice of Law.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in law (LLB) and a postgraduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law. Mr. Gongo also holds a master’s degree in law (LLM) and is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries.

He also holds a Diploma in Human Resources Management from the Kenya Institute of Management (KIM).

Mr. Saidi has over 15 years’ experience in both in the Public and the Private Sector.

The office of the CSHLS provides the following services: –

  1. Legal advisory, represent the Academy in any civil or criminal proceedings, draft and/or review contracts, agreements and other legal instruments;
  2. Liaise with ministries and government departments on legal matters pertaining MET;
  3. Initiate and/or progress drafting of laws and regulations on matters pertaining MET;
  4. Provide guidance to the Board on their duties and responsibilities and on matters of governance;
  5. Arrange and conduct periodic and special meetings of the Board, preparing agenda and board papers and ensuring all board members receive agenda before scheduled meetings; and,
  6. Overseeing administrative arrangements for board meetings among other aspects.