JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN VIHIGA COUNTY GOVERNMENT

June 18, 2014

OFFICE OF THE COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD The County Government of Vihiga wishes to recruit competent and qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions as provided under Section 44,63,65 and 66 of the County Government Act No. 17 of 2012. 1. COUNTY SECRETARY: Job Group T 1 POST 2.Read More

Ningbo Polytechnic Vice President Ren Junqing( in grey tie) inspects equipment at Kaimosi Technical institute Mechanical Wing.

CHINESE INSTITUTION PARTNER WITH VIHIGA COUNTY TO BOOST VOCATIONAL TRAINING.

July 22, 2014

Vihiga county government has partnered with a leading technical institution in China to develop vocational training in the county. Ningbo Polytechnic, the second largest technical institution in China has agreed on a deal that will see such institutions in the county along side students and instructors benefit from their programmes.Read More

Akaranga cuts tape on the opening of the new county headquarters

INTERDENOMINATIONAL PRAYERS FOR THE NEW COUNTY GOVERNMENT HEADQUARTERS

July 24, 2014

Yesterday, 23rd July 2014, We conducted interdenominational prayers for the new county government headquarters. The event was attended by the county executive staff members and the citizens from all parts of Vihiga county. The new offices are meant to improve service delivery to the citizens of this great county. WeRead More

KAIMOSI UNIVERSITY TO START STUDENTS’ ENROLLMENT IN SEPTEMBER

July 8, 2014

Vihiga governor Moses Akaranga says the new Kaimosi Friends University of Science and Technology will start enrolling students in September this year. Mr Akaranga said that the institution which is a constituent college of Masinde Muliro university was on the process of finalizing setting up of structures to facilitate learning programmes. “IRead 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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KAIMOSI UNIVERSITY TO START STUDENTS’ ENROLLMENT IN SEPTEMBER

July 8, 2014 at 2:45 pm 0 comments

Vihiga governor Moses Akaranga says the new Kaimosi Friends University of Science and Technology will start enrolling students in September this year. Mr Akaranga said that the institution which is a constituent college of Masinde Muliro university was on the process of finalizing setting up of structures to facilitate learning programmes. “IRead More

VIHIGA COUNTY COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT FUND POLICY.

July 8, 2014 at 12:46 pm 0 comments

This policy is a first step towards the establishment of a Community Empowerment Fund for Vihiga County to benefit both existing and potential traders Women, youths, men and the physically challenged persons in Vihiga County). Social and Economic challenges have driven our men,women and Youths into deep poverty and increasingRead More

Sh20 million has been set aside for disbursement to traders as loans to boost their business.

June 27, 2014 at 10:13 am 0 comments

Vihiga Governor Moses Akaranga says Sh20 million has been set aside for disbursement to traders as loans to boost their business. Mr Akaranga said the Trade Ministry has finalised plans to establish Vihiga Community Empowerment Fund that would be responsible with giving out the funds to traders who qualify forRead More

PATIENTS BENEFIT FROM FREE MEDICAL CAMP ORGANISED BY COUNTY GOVERNMENT

June 25, 2014 at 10:28 am 0 comments

Hundreds of Vihiga sub county residents benefited from free medical services organized by the county government at Egago health centre. The residents thronged the medical facility as early as 7am to seek medication for various ailments during the one day medical camp. Doctors and nurses from the county led byRead More

Akaranga addresses the public during the Jua cali sector conference at Sosa Hotel

SH20 MILLION BOOST FOR JUA KALI SECTOR IN VIHIGA COUNTY

June 24, 2014 at 2:55 pm 1 comment

Vihiga Governor Moses Akaranga says Sh20 million has been set aside to boost small scale traders in the area. Mr Akaranga said the funds would be given to traders as loans under the Vihiga County Community Empowerment Fund. “My government through ministry of Trade and Industralisation has established Vihiga CountyRead More

PREQUALIFICATION DOCUMENT (Construction Works, Water Works, Supply and Installation Contracts)

June 24, 2014 at 2:52 pm 0 comments

1. The County Government of Vihiga hereinafter referred as “Procuring entity” intends to prequalify candidates for the following (Construction Works, Water Works, Supply and Installation Contracts) 2. Prequalification is open to all qualified bidders, as per the prequalification document. 3. Eligible candidates may obtain the prequalification document from Vihiga CountyRead More

AKARANGA MOURNS FORMER MP KIBISU

June 23, 2014 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

Vihiga Governor Moses Akaranga has send a message of condolences to the bereaved family of former assistant minister and MP of the former bigger Vihiga constituency,  Peter Kibisu following his death. Akaranga described Kibisu as a true statesman, intelligent, committed, hardworking and fearless leader. “It is with great pain and sorrow that I learntRead More

Vihiga county Director of Health Dr Quido Ahindukha says many children suffering from HIV/Aids are being denied treatment by their parents

June 23, 2014 at 11:53 am 0 comments

Dr Ahindukha said health facilities in the county were reporting low numbers of children being brought for HIV Aids medication as compared to adults. “Statistics reveal that 1, 300 children from the county are HIV positive. Out of this number only 769 access medication,” said Ahindukha. He was addressing aRead More

AKARANGA COMMISIONS EGAGO HEALTH CENTRE, SOUTH MARAGOLI

AKARANGA COMMISIONS EGAGO HEALTH CENTRE, SOUTH MARAGOLI

June 23, 2014 at 9:44 am 0 comments

The governor commissioned Egago Health Centre in South Maragoli, Vihiga Sub County. The health centre began operations immedeatly after the commissioning ceremony and several residents received treatment. The governor was accompanied by several leaders-MCAs, CECs, Chief Officers among others. Mr Jamine Mbasilu the head of the Egago Friends Church, whichRead More

AKARANGA ASKS JUBILEE AND CORD LEADERS TO AVOID INFLAMATORY STATEMENTS THAT THREATEN NATIONAL SECURITY

June 22, 2014 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

Vihiga Governor Moses Akaranga has asked Jubilee and CORD politicians to guard against inflammatory statements that jeopardize the country’s security. Akaranga it was sad that leaders from both coalitions were intolerant and resort to making statements that amount to hate speech. He asked President Uhuru and CORD leader Raila OdingaRead More