Information and Communication Technology, Trade and Industralization

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Our Vision

A Prosperous and Attractive County in Kenya and Beyond.

Our Mission

To serve and improve people’s livelihoods through good leadership, innovative technology and efficient infrastructure.

Our Mandate

The mandate of this department is to develop policy on automation of County functions. The key priority areas include cashless revenue collection, online human resource management, and supporting infrastructure as well as designing and developing a GIS framework to guide E-development in agriculture, roads, urban planning, and other sectors;

Our Management

Dr. Emily  Kogos

Dr. Emily Kogos

CEC Member for ICT, Trade and Industrialization.
Edwin K. Sutter

Edwin K. Sutter

Chief Officer ICT and E-Government
Simeon Cheplel

Simeon Cheplel

Chief Officer Trade, Industrialization, Enterprise Development, Cooperatives, Tourism and Wildlife Management



Achievements 2013-2017

  1. Established four ICT centres with free internet access and other ICT services in four sub counties under the Digital Mashinani programme
  2. Installed CCTV within the County Headquarters in critical county government offices and hospitals for security surveillance
  3. Enhanced information sharing between the public and the government through development of county information portal, use of social media and installation of outdoor information screen
  4. Empowered 500 youth from across the county through the Youth Empowerment Programme on  access to online jobs
  5. Installed Structured cabling at County Headquarters and fifteen other county offices and hospitals
  6. Automated job applications, revenue, agriculture services and hospital management


County Goverment of Uasin Gishu,
P.O.Box 40-30100, Eldoret,Kenya,
Tel +254-53-2916000,
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