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Law educator

Smokin Charles Wanjala, Kenyan law educator. Achievements include advocate in human rights and democracy in the 1980's and 1990's. Member of Kenya Nas.

Background

Wanjala, Smokin Charles was born on June 22, 1960 in Machakos, Machakos, Kenya. Son of Antonio Wanjala and Teresa Anyango Wanjala.

Education

Bachelor of Laws with honors, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1984. Graduate in Law, Kenya School Law, Nairobi, 1985. Master of Laws, Columbia University, New York City, 1986.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Ghent, Belgium, 2000.

Career

Lecturer law University Nairobi, 1986—1994, senior lecturer law, 1994—2004. Chairman Public Complaints Committee, 2000—2004. Executive director Center Law and Research International, 2002—2004.

Joint secretary Commission Inquiry Into Illegally Allocated Public Land, 2004. Assistant director Kenya Anti-Corruption Commission, since 2004. Researcher various organizations and institutions, Kenya, since 1986.

International consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include advocate in human rights and democracy in the 1980's and 1990's.

Membership

Member of Kenya Nas.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, football, athletics, travel.

Connections

Married Susan Nyamoita Barongo, December 18, 1993. Children: Dean, Nina.

father:
Antonio Wanjala

mother:
Teresa Anyango Wanjala

spouse:
Susan Nyamoita Barongo

child:
Dean Wanjala

child:
Nina Wanjala