Lodwar, 7th April 2021 (By Governor’s Press Service)– Governor Josphat Nanok has today assented to law the Turkana County Supplementary Appropriation Bill (2021) and the Finance Bill (2020).

The supplementary budget takes care of unforeseen expenditure during the budget-making process. Governor Nanok also signed the Governor’s general warrant which gives the County Executive for Finance and Economic Planning authority to withdraw funds from the County Revenue Fund.

The Finance Act makes changes to various County taxes, fees and charges for services and sets other revenue raising measures by the county government.

Present at the signing was Deputy Governor Peter Lotethiro, Chief Officer for Economic Planning Jeremiah Apalia, acting Director for Budget Simon Wangila and Director for Revenue Shemmy Ekuwom.