a) Membership
The National Council for Science and Technology has 27 members consisting of 12 eminent scientists, 14 Permanent Secretaries of Government Ministries with significant scientific and technological functions and the Secretary to the Council. The twelve (12) eminent scientists appointed by the Minister for Higher Education, Science and Technology are:- Prof. David Some (Chairman),  Mr. Julius Mburugu (Member),  Dr. Ephraim Amiani Mukisira (Member),  Dr. Vasey Nyamu Mwaja (Member),  Prof. Lucy Wachuhi Irungu (Member),  Prof. James Kahindi (Member),  Prof. Kirana Bhatt (Member),  Dr. Nzula Kitaka (Member),  Ms. Ruth Adhiambo Onyango (Member),  Prof. Benard Odhiambo Aduda (Member), Dr. Ali Salim Islam (Member) and  Prof. Elijah Omwenga (Member).

The fourteen(14) Permanent Secretaries are of the following Ministries:

  • Office of the President - Secretary to the Cabinet and Head of the Public Service;
  • Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology
  • Ministry of Trade
  • Ministry of Industrialization
  • Ministry of Finance
  • Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources
  • Ministry of Information and Communication
  • Ministry of Public Works
  • Ministry of Water and Irrigation
  • Ministry of foreign Affairs
  • Ministry of Energy
  • Ministry of Livestock
  • Ministry of Medical Services
  • Ministry of Planning, National Development and Vision 2030