The torch will travel through the Kitui County for 3 days and will then be received by H.E Kivutha Kibwana on 14th October 2016.
Press Release by the Chairman, Council of Governors on Misappropriation of Funds for Vaccines
The County Governments and the Council of Governors have read the disturbing reports in the media (Standard newspaper of 24th October 2016 and Daily Nation, Friday 21st October) on the alleged misappropriation of funds intended for vaccines. The COG would like to state the following regarding this unfortunate report;
1.The County governments are appalled at the reports indicating that $1.6Million cannot be accounted for by the national government for the period between 2009 and 2015.
The Kenya Rural Roads Project
The Chairman, Council of Governors H.E Peter Munya held a meeting with Elijah Mwandoe CEC Roads &Infrastructure Taita Taveta County, Joel Kairu CEC Roads & Infrastructure Nakuru County to discuss the Counties that will benefit from the proposed Kenya Rural Roads Project (KRRP) which aims at enhancing accessibility in targeted rural areas of selected Counties and the capacity enhancement for rendering sustainability of road investment and maintenance at both National and Local level. The Proposed...Read More...
Nairobi Cluster Gender Responsive Budgeting - Counties Sensitization Programme Day 2
The second cluster of the County Governments Gender Responsive Budgeting (GRB) meeting entered its second day with discussions centered on ways in which Kenya can borrow from countries that already have working Gender Responsive Budgets. The lessons to learn from countries that faced challenges implementing the GRBs were also discussed to help Kenya in its implementation process for the Gender Responsive Budgets.
Countries like Australia and Sweden were highlighted especially because...
This weekend the Embakasi West Sub County Administrator, Charles Awuonda intensified the clean-up of Umoja 1 and 2 areas. The event which also incorporated a cleanliness awareness session was attended by Nairobi City County Environment team who were joined by Umoja 1 and 2 area residents.
The major clean up exercise continues in Kariobangi South ward,Molem ward, Umoja East and West wards.
Nairobi County Re-Opens Langata Health Center Maternity Unit.
Nairobi City County health Executive Dr Bernard Muia presided over the re-opening of Langata health centre maternity unit. The County Government refurbished the facility at a cost of KSh 3M.
Dr Muia said that the health centre boasts of quality standards and improved services. The new installed equipment will increase the number of babies delivered each month from the current delivery standing at 90.
The health centre is supposed to provide quality health services and reduce congestion...
Sanitary Pads And Geometrical Sets Donated To Candidates.
First lady of Lamu County Dr Hajara Elbusaidy donated sanitary pads and geometrical sets to candidates of both Primary & Secondary through Lapfund and Zarara Oil & Gas Ltd at Faza Ward on 15th October 2016. She was accompanied by the CO Education, Gender & Youth affairs.
The donations were necessary for the candidates as the exam period approaches to enable candidates to sit for their exams without so much difficulties.