Consultative meeting between Council of Governors and DFID
A consultative meeting was held between the Council of Governors and DFID at the Council of Governors offices to discuss on how they can partner with counties in areas of economic development and prosperity, peace security and governance and developing resilience and response to crisis.
DFID representatives were present led by the County Director, DFID Kenya Mr. Pete Vowles. Representing the Council of Governors was the Deputy Governor of Isiolo County H.E Mohammed Guleid, C.E.O Council of Governors...
PRESS STATEMENT ON POWERS OF THE SENATE TO SUMMON GOVERNORS
Members of the Press,
Citizens of Kenya, 1.POWERS OF THE SENATE TO SUMMON GOVERNORS The Council of Governors appreciate that whereas the Senate has some oversight powers they cannot take over the responsibility of oversight by county assemblies and therefore the recent actions by the senate to depict the Governors as incompetent, inept and corrupt is unacceptable. The Council takes great exception to the following:
1.Disrespectful and demeaning treatment of Governors.
TAITA TAVETA COUNTY ECDE BILL 2016 ASSENTED INTO LAW
The Taita Taveta Early Childhood Development Education Bill 2016 has been assented into law. The Act will offer guidance on how the county department of Education and Libraries will make ECD’s operational and efficient.
The Act will also be used to lay a strong foundation for the ECDE department and education sector by the establishment of uniform norms and standards in Taita Taveta County.
The Act will be instrumental in regulating all matters education .Once the Act is implemented,...
UNDP IN CONJUNCTION WITH MARSABIT COUNTY LAUNCH BIASHARA CENTER
The 3rd Biashara center has been launched in Marsabit County in partnership with The County Government of Marsabit .
The Biashara Center is a Business Development model whose objective is to create jobs, promote inclusive economic growth and empower small and medium entrepreneurs, smallholder farmers, youth, women and people living with disabilities.
H.E Amb Ukur Yatani has praised the initiative saying it will be very beneficial to the youth. The center will help in nurturing the talent...
H.E MARTIN WAMBORA UNVEILS VARIOUS DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN EMBU COUNTY
H.E Martin Wambora through The County Government of Embu, has been at the forefront of ensuring that the youth are empowered. To ensure this is a reality for the youth in Embu County, vocational training centers have been upgraded by the County Government.
The County boss officially opened various value add buildings in several vocational training centers around the County. The first stop was at Makawani Vocational Training Centre at Mwea Ward, Mbeere South Sub County where he officially opened...