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County first LadyThe forum of spouses of elected governors, the County First Ladies Association (CFLA) held a consultative meeting at Council of Governor’s Delta Corner offices to discuss the way forward for the association. The association, which brings together spouses of the 47 Governors is recognized for bringing unity of purpose and a voice of reason in advancing development agendas of the county. The office of the County First Lady holds a unique position at the pinnacle of society, providing a platform to champion important social and development goals at the county level. The CFLA offers a platform for advocacy on SGDs on ending poverty, inclusive and equitable quality education, gender equality and empowerment, ensuring healthy lives while mobilizing resources to present greater impact. Furthermore, the County First Ladies by nature of their position and influence are key influence in uniting the people through developing a common strategy to unlock the potential and address problems affecting the residents of the county. The association seeks to sensitize and support the County First ladies on their roles and responsibilities in line with the CFLA constitution, key devolution initiatives they can champion as an association, outline critical actors that CFLA can pursue partnerships in advancing their roles effectively, share experiences from preceding County First Ladies including good practices, challenges and solutions sought in carrying out their duties and Identify and capitalize on individual strengths and opportunities that the County First Ladies bring on board

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Cancer Wednesday

Hundreds of Voi residents turned up for the free cancer screening held on Wednesday 18th September in Voi Sub County.The diseases screened include cervical, prostate and breast cancer that are considered to be the prevalent in the county.Speaking...

Brand 006, empowering our women to be self-reliant.

I Love Africa Girl's Business incubation centre has been officially opened in Voi sub county. This is a garment industry established through a partnership between the County government, I Love Africa (ILA) and AfricAqua and targets widows and...

HEALTH MINISTRY TO FOCUS ON REDUCING HIV TRANSMISSION AMONG TURKANA YOUTH

Health and Sanitation County Executive Member (CEC) Jane Ajele has said that the county government will be focusing on how to promote the prevention of HIV/AIDS among the youth as they are have deemed to be most vulnerable to contracting the virus....

Homabay County Explores Partnership Prospects with India

Indian high commissioner to kenya, Suchitra Durai paid a courtesy call on Governor Cyprian Awiti at his office to foster partnerships and look at future engagements and opportunities that will benefit both institutions. The diplomat outlined...

Norway Signs Agreement to Extend Funding to UN-Turkana Partnership

Successful partnership between Turkana County Government and intergovernmental organisations has borne more fruits after development partner, Norway signed an agreement to extend its support of UNDP devolution project in Turkana.In the event at the...

Speech by H.E Governor Ndiritu Muriithi at this year’s world food day, in Igwamiti ward on 16th October, 2017.

Honorable Members of County Assembly,Leaders of various farmer groups and cooperatives, Business representativesGovernment officials,Fellow Farmers, our Children and other participants Ladies and Gentlemen,Today is the 39th World Food Day. This...

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