President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed KANU Secretary-General as the Chairman of the Agriculture Development Corporation Board.
Hon. Nicholas. K. Salat is the Chairman of the Postal Corporation of Kenya’s Board of Directors from June 2019; the post he was supposed to hold till June 2022. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Political Science) from the University of Alberta.
He was also a Member of the National Assembly representing Bomet Constituency from 2002 to 2007. Hon. Salat is the current Secretary-General of the Kenya African National Union (KANU) the Independence and former ruling party in Kenya.
Agricultural Development Corporation is the major seed maize grower in the country. The corporation produces over 10 million clean seed maize annually.
The Corporation plays varied roles in the development of agriculture in Kenya. As a provider of quality seed to the Kenyan farmer, it is the main seed maize grower in Kenya which is made possible through its large land area in Trans-Nzoia and Nakuru country.