Ambassador Lt General Augostino Njoroge a retired Military General was nominated by the President of Kenya H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta and seconded by the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) in June 2016 to serve as Deputy Chairperson of the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC).

The General brings strategic leadership and security expertise to this important institution that is monitoring the implementation of the Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan (ARCSS).

From July 2010 to July 2016, Ambassador Lt. Gen Njoroge served as Ambassador of the Republic of Kenya to Israel.