Akaranga addresing the press when he announced a reshuffle of his cabinet

AKARANGA RESHUFFLES HIS CABINET.

August 12, 2014

Today in an effort to improve service delivery to citizens of Vihiga county, the governor Moses Akaranga has reshuffled some members of the county executive. At a briefing this morning, at the new County headquarters, Akaranga commended county staff for the hard work that has enabled the county to overcomeRead 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 addresing the press when he announced a reshuffle of his cabinet

AKARANGA RESHUFFLES HIS CABINET.

August 12, 2014

Today in an effort to improve service delivery to citizens of Vihiga county, the governor Moses Akaranga has reshuffled some members of the county executive. At a briefing this morning, at the new County headquarters, Akaranga commended county staff for the hard work that has enabled the county to overcomeRead More

Vihiga county governor Moses Akaranga poses for a photo session with Amatsi Water Services Board and the Public Service Board members after launching officially unveiling Amatsi Water Services Board members at the county headquarters.

CORRUPTION HAMPERED SERVICE DELIVERY BY A WATER SERVICES BOARD, SAYS AKARANGA

August 1, 2014

Vihiga governor Moses Akaranga says corruption among former Amatsi Water Services Board hampered delivery of services by the organisation. Mr Akaranga said the board that was dissolved could not account for million of shillings allocated to the body by donors and national government. Speaking while inaugurating the new Board atRead More

Miss Tourism Vihiga County 2014

MISS TOURISM VIHIGA COUNTY

July 28, 2014

On Monday, 21st June 2014 the Governor officially launched Miss Tourism Vihiga County Chapter at the new county headquarters. . The event which is under the patronage of Mrs. Elizabeth Akaranga – Vihiga County first lady, is themed, “embracing cultural diversity in Tourism Promotion to Empower the people of VihigaRead More

Miss Tourism Vihiga County 2014

MISS TOURISM VIHIGA COUNTY

July 28, 2014

On Monday, 21st June 2014 the Governor officially launched Miss Tourism Vihiga County Chapter at the new county headquarters. . The event which is under the patronage of Mrs. Elizabeth Akaranga – Vihiga County first lady, is themed, “embracing cultural diversity in Tourism Promotion to Empower the people of VihigaRead More

Other News

DOCTORS FROM SPAIN TO CONDUCT FREE EYE MEDICAL CAMP IN VIHIGA COUNTY

August 1, 2014 at 1:47 am 0 comments

Patients suffering from eye ailments in Vihiga county will benefit from free treatment by doctors from Spain. County Executive Committee members in charge of Health Zilpa Andiva said the Spain based doctors would conduct a free medical camp in the county in conjunction with their colleagues from the area. “TheRead More

Miss Tourism Vihiga County 2014

MISS TOURISM VIHIGA COUNTY

July 28, 2014 at 10:18 pm 0 comments

On Monday, 21st June 2014 the Governor officially launched Miss Tourism Vihiga County Chapter at the new county headquarters. . The event which is under the patronage of Mrs. Elizabeth Akaranga – Vihiga County first lady, is themed, “embracing cultural diversity in Tourism Promotion to Empower the people of VihigaRead More

Akaranga cuts tape on the opening of the new county headquarters

INTERDENOMINATIONAL PRAYERS FOR THE NEW COUNTY GOVERNMENT HEADQUARTERS

July 24, 2014 at 9:07 am 0 comments

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

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 at 1:35 pm 1 comment

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 Laying a stone to the foundation of KMTC lecture halls

VIHIGA MEDICAL TRAINING COLLEGE GETS SH100 MILLION BOOST

July 15, 2014 at 12:38 pm 0 comments

Vihiga governor Moses Akaranga says Sh100 million has been set aside by the county for expansion of the new Kenya Medical Training college (KMTC) in Mbale town. Mr Akaranga said the funds have been factored in the current budget to promote infrastructure of Vihiga MTC. “The funds will be usedRead More

KAIMOSI UNIVERSITY GETS PRESIDENT UHURU BLESSINGS

KAIMOSI UNIVERSITY GETS PRESIDENT UHURU BLESSINGS

July 15, 2014 at 12:31 pm 1 comment

President Uhuru has authorized the establishment of Kaimosi Friends University of Science and Technology bringing to an end the tussle among leaders in Vihiga county on whether the institution should be set up or not. Vihiga governor Moses Akaranga said Uhuru gave a nod to a request he made toRead More

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

Hon. Silas Kipkemboi inspects construction work on one of the feeder roads in in Vihiga County.

COUNTY TO RECEIVE CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AS ROADS ARE REHABILITATED

June 26, 2014 at 9:49 am 0 comments

Vihiga county government has spent Kshs 292 million on the purchase of construction equipment, gravelling of roads, construction of bridges and culverts and street lighting. According to the county Minister for transport and infrastructure Hon Silas kipkemboi, 162 million was spent on roads construction, 75 million on road construction equipment,Read More