Development

23 Villages Declared Open Defecation Free

23 Villages Declared Open Defecation Free

23 villages in Turbo Sub county in  Uasin Gishu County have been declared Open Defecation Free (ODF) following an initiative initiated by AMREF to bring to an end poor sanitation in the region. Uasin Gishu’s community health officers and volunteers trained the affected communities on the importance of each family  having their own  toilets. The […]

H.E The Governor Awards Bursary to Needy Students.

H.E The Governor Awards Bursary to Needy Students.

Uasin Gishu County government on Tuesday unveiled bursary kitty worth 135 million Kenya shillings, for the bright and needy students. According to Uasin Gishu County governor Jackson Mandago,  the funds will be distributed equally at the ward level. He further cited many development projects initiated by the county citing the 580 ECDE classrooms constructed across […]

H.E Governor Jackson Mandago Launch Projects in  Ngeria Ward.

H.E Governor Jackson Mandago Launch Projects in Ngeria Ward.

H.E Governor Jackson Mandago today commissioned a fully equipped ambulance for Chepyakwai Dispensary at the crescendo of his day-long tour in Ngeria Ward. The launch will remain etched in the minds of hundreds of people as the Governor vroomed for about 100 metres, with a siren, as the crowd ululated. The ambulance will serve the […]

Visit By the Tourism Fund

Visit By the Tourism Fund

The County Government has promised to work with The Tourism Fund, a move which help increase tourism activities and also boost the hotel industry across the County. Speaking at The Boma hotel during the launch of the profiling and registration of establishments (hotels) by the Tourism fund and opening of their office in Eldoret town, […]

Abled Differently, Not Disabled

Abled Differently, Not Disabled

County Government of Uasin Gishu on Friday organised a beauty contest for People Living with Disabilities (PLWD) in conjunction with the Association for the Physically Disabled of Kenya (APDK). Speaking during the function held in Wagon Hotel, The Chief Officer for Sports and Youth Affairs Ms. Eunice Kerich applauded the participants for demonstrating that they […]

Land commission issue out a warning to land grabbers in Eldoret.

Land commission issue out a warning to land grabbers in Eldoret.

The National Land commission has warned Land grabbers who are using hooligans and thugs to take possesion of private properties whose land leases have expired without following the due process of the law that they will be met with full force of the government. The commission’s Vice chair Abigael Mbagaya Mukolwe said the constitution was […]

KENYA PIPELINE COMPANY COURTESY CALL

KENYA PIPELINE COMPANY COURTESY CALL

H.E Governor Jackson Mandago today  hosted a team of officials from the Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) who called on him at the County Headquarters. During the meeting,H.E Mandago urged the company to set up an oil refinery in the NOREB region. “Oil refinery should be set up in North Rift as the administrative region is […]

NOREB IS NOT A WHITE ELEPHANT INITIATIVE

NOREB IS NOT A WHITE ELEPHANT INITIATIVE

Governor Uasin Gishu County H.E Jackson Mandago has refuted allegations that NOREB is a white elephant. Speaking to members of press on Thursday during the Eldoret ASK show,H.E Mandago said the coming together of the NOREB counties has seen great change that had never been witnessed before. “We have achieved a lot in NOREB.Weve able […]

County Interviews people with Disabilities

County Interviews people with Disabilities

Section 54 of the Kenyan Constitution defines that the state shall ensure the progressive implementation of the principle that atleast 5% of the members of the public in elective and appointive bodies are persons with disabilities. In line with this, the County Government of Uasin Gishu, Public Service Board on Tuesday conducted interviews for more […]