The highest political and decision making body is the Nile Council of Ministers (Nile-COM), comprised of Ministers in charge of Water Affairs in the Member States.

Roles and Responsibilities of the Nile-COM

  • Approve annual work plan and budget
  • Ensure smooth implementation of NBI’s activities
  • Ensure government contribution from Member Countries as well as external support agencies and NGOs
  • Appoint and terminate the services of the Executive Director on recommendation of the Nile Technical Advisory Committee
  • Take all policy and political decisions of the organization
  • Approve the filling of other senior posts by the Nile Technical Advisory Committee

Members

Hon.Sicily Kariuki.
Chairperson : 2019-2020
Hon. Déo Guide Rurema
Hon. Dr. Mohamed Abdel Ati
Hon. Dr. Seleshi Bekele
Hon. Dr. Mujawamaria Jeanne D’Arc
Hon. Sophia Pal Gai
Prof. YASIR ABBAS MOHAMED ALI
Hon. Prof. Makame Mbarawa
Hon. Sam Cheptoris