Vihiga County government has rolled out a Sh3 million loans programme for small scale traders to develop their businesses

April 17, 2014

Vihiga County government has rolled out a Sh3 million loans programme for small scale traders to develop their businesses. County Chief Officer in charge of Trade Tom Kisia said the process of vetting traders who have applied for the loans would commence soon. “Officers from the department would vet theRead More

Governor Moses Akaranga has warned incompetent officers that they would axed.

April 17, 2014

Barely five days after four members of Vihiga County Government cabinet were dismissed, Governor Moses Akaranga has warned incompetent officers that they would axed. Akaranga warned that he would not tolerate officers who were not performing their duties effectively adding that he was closely monitoring their performance. He further askedRead More

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

April 15, 2014

Vihiga County has been granted the rights to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest. The County government will require more than Sh80 million to host the event that brings together more than 3, 000 delegates in September next year. National Director Miss Tourism Kenya  Mrs Alice Kamunge saidRead More

Vihiga County government has rolled out a Sh3 million loans programme for small scale traders to develop their businesses

April 17, 2014

Vihiga County government has rolled out a Sh3 million loans programme for small scale traders to develop their businesses. County Chief Officer in charge of Trade Tom Kisia said the process of vetting traders who have applied for the loans would commence soon. “Officers from the department would vet theRead More

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

April 15, 2014

Vihiga County has been granted the rights to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest. The County government will require more than Sh80 million to host the event that brings together more than 3, 000 delegates in September next year. National Director Miss Tourism Kenya  Mrs Alice Kamunge saidRead More

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

April 15, 2014

Vihiga County has been granted the rights to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest. The County government will require more than Sh80 million to host the event that brings together more than 3, 000 delegates in September next year. National Director Miss Tourism Kenya  Mrs Alice Kamunge saidRead More

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Governor Moses Akaranga has warned incompetent officers that they would axed.

April 17, 2014 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Barely five days after four members of Vihiga County Government cabinet were dismissed, Governor Moses Akaranga has warned incompetent officers that they would axed. Akaranga warned that he would not tolerate officers who were not performing their duties effectively adding that he was closely monitoring their performance. He further askedRead More

Vihiga County government has rolled out a Sh3 million loans programme for small scale traders to develop their businesses

April 17, 2014 at 11:42 am 0 comments

Vihiga County government has rolled out a Sh3 million loans programme for small scale traders to develop their businesses. County Chief Officer in charge of Trade Tom Kisia said the process of vetting traders who have applied for the loans would commence soon. “Officers from the department would vet theRead More

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

Vihiga County to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest.

April 15, 2014 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

Vihiga County has been granted the rights to host the Miss Tourism Kenya national beauty contest. The County government will require more than Sh80 million to host the event that brings together more than 3, 000 delegates in September next year. National Director Miss Tourism Kenya  Mrs Alice Kamunge saidRead More

SUBSIDISED FERTILIZER SUPPLY

April 15, 2014 at 7:14 pm 0 comments

Farmers in Vihiga County received a reprieve after the county started supplying them with subsidized fertilizer for top dressing their maize. County Executive Committee member in charge of Agriculture Sande Mukhuna said 3, 335 bags of CAN fertilize worth Sh8 million have been distributed to the four sub counties forRead More

COUNTY ROLLS OUT PLANS FOR BURSARIES FOR NEEDY AND BRIGHT CHILDREN

March 11, 2014 at 9:40 am 1 comment

Governor Moses Akaranga, chief guest at privately owned Vihiga Teachers Training College (TTC) last Friday. He said he acknowledged the role private TTCs were playing in training teachers to beef up the workforce and deal with teachers’ shortage. Vihiga TTC owned by former Vihiga MP Eng. Bahati Semo scooped theRead More

COUNTY FISCAL STRATEGY PAPER 2014

COUNTY FISCAL STRATEGY PAPER 2014

March 10, 2014 at 3:50 pm 0 comments

FOREWARD by the COUNTY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER – FINANCE AND ECONOMIC PLANNING The 2014 CFSP continues to advance the County’s economic growth strategy elaborated in the CIDP, while providing detailed plans to enhance and promote competitive social growth in 2014 and beyond. The main pillars of the paper are acceleratingRead More

County Debt Management Strategy Paper

March 10, 2014 at 3:20 pm 1 comment

forward by the COUNTY Member, Finance & economic Planning. A well-designed public debt management strategy can help the County to reduce its borrowing cost, contain financial risks and develop its domestic markets. This Strategy introduces the probability that the county has a formal debt management strategy, publishes the strategy document,Read More

Governor Akaranga joins students of Chavakali on the streets to celebrate their sterling performance in KCSE

CHAVAKALI SHINES IN KCSE

March 3, 2014 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

Students of Chavakali High School brought business to a standstill for hours at Vihiga County headquarters as they thronged the streets to celebrate their sterling results in last year’s KCSE results that were released yesterday by education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi. During its debut as a national school, Chavakali emergedRead More

UWEZO FUND.
"ahadi kwetu, kazi kwako"

UWEZO FUND

February 26, 2014 at 1:27 pm 0 comments

UWEZO FUND was recently approved by the national assembly. The county government would like to urge youth and women to apply. Here are some of the Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs) and facts you need to know. Who can apply: Women and Youth Groups Requirements for applying to the Uwezo Fund 1. TheRead More

Eight people killed in Emuhaya road accident.

February 24, 2014 at 3:24 pm 0 comments

Eight people perished on the spot in a road accident in Vihiga County on Monday morning. The midnight accident along Magada-Esongolo rough road in Emuhaya constituency left the other passengers who were traveling in the vehicle nursing grave injuries. The vehicle they were traveling in lost control, rolled and caughtRead More