The County Government requires further support from the National Government and development partnerships if the region is to catch up with the rest of Kenya on development, Deputy Governor Peter Lothetiro has said. Speaking in a meeting with Senior Economic Advisor to the Deputy Presdient Ken Ohashi, the Deputy Governor that Turkana was one of
Turkana County will be hosting the 4th Tourism & Cultural Festival from 19th-21st April 2018 at Ekalees Centre, Lodwar.The festival will showcase Turkana’s cultural heritage and diversity. We invite interested exhibitors to participate in the event subject to satisfying the set criteria. Youth, Women, People with disabilities and other marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.
A team to foster and manage beadwork production among women in Turkana through the Ushanga Kenya Initiative has been launched today. The Ushanga County team will be chaired by the Deputy Governor Peter Lotethiro and will include the County Executive Committee Member for Tourism, Chief Officers for Finance and Economic Planning, Gender and Social Services,
Kenya is endowed with the richest pre-historic fossil heritage dating over 100 Million years ago, back into the dinosaur age. The Lake Turkana eco-system is amongst Kenya’s six World Heritage Sites. The lake is the world’s largest desert as well as alkaline lake containing the largest Nile crocodile population. Home of the Turkana Boy The