Abraham Kindiki Kithure was born in 1973 in Irunduni village in Mukothima ward, which is located in Tharaka Nithi county.
Kindiki Kithure comes from a family of ten children, His four brothers have all studied up to very high levels and all four of them are professors. His eldest brother Professor Nyagah Kindiki is a professor at Moi University.
Professor Stephen Kithinji Kaniki is a professor of linguistics at Daystar University. Professor Jonah Nyaga Kindiki is at Moi University and serves as the dean of faculty of education.
Professor Isaiah Iguna Kindiki is a professor of soil and Physics. His other brothers are on their way to professional status. This is indeed a family of learned people.
Kindiki is also married to his wife Joyce, they got married in the year 2000 amd are blessed with two children.
In 1994 to 1998 Kindiki was at Moi University undertaking a degree in a law. aThis was after he had undertaken his Kenya Certificate of Education in Lenana School. He then did his PHD in International law in the University of Pretoria.
Kindiki started his political career in 2008 but, he still had not got his national fame. This he got when he represented William Ruto as one of his lawyers in the ICC case. He then vied for Tharaka Nithi’s senate seat under the political party TNA.
He is the newly appointed CS Interior
Kindiki being a senator initially earned a gross salary of around 1,300,000 Kenyan shillings. He also enjoyed medical cover facilities, car loans and many other allowances.
Now he is a CS, the salary scale will be updated in due course