Akaranga commisions road construction equipment

AKARANGA COMMISSIONS ROAD CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT WORTH Kshs 75M

July 29, 2014

Governor Moses Akaranga commissioned road construction equipment purchased by the county government at the old Municipal grounds, Mbale. The equipment were purchased at a cost of Kshs 75M. All legal requirements in the purchase of the equipment were adhered to. The purchase of the equipment will help cut down on costsRead 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 commisions road construction equipment

AKARANGA COMMISSIONS ROAD CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT WORTH Kshs 75M

July 29, 2014

Governor Moses Akaranga commissioned road construction equipment purchased by the county government at the old Municipal grounds, Mbale. The equipment were purchased at a cost of Kshs 75M. All legal requirements in the purchase of the equipment were adhered to. The purchase of the equipment will help cut down on costsRead More

Akaranga commisions road construction equipment

AKARANGA COMMISSIONS ROAD CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT WORTH Kshs 75M

July 29, 2014

Governor Moses Akaranga commissioned road construction equipment purchased by the county government at the old Municipal grounds, Mbale. The equipment were purchased at a cost of Kshs 75M. All legal requirements in the purchase of the equipment were adhered to. The purchase of the equipment will help cut down on costsRead 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

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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

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