H.E Hon Koli Nanok is the first and the current Governor of Turkana County. He is the most prestigious Governor because of the recent discoveries of Oil, gas and Water Aquifers in his County.

He is a seasoned politician having majored in Political Science and History at the University of Nairobi. He served in the 10th Parliament as the Member of Parliament for Turkana South where he facilitated a lot of development. He previously served as the Deputy Minister for the Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife.

H.E Josphat Nanok has previously held senior positions including top consultancies with the UN – WFP in Kenya, South Sudan and Eritrea. He has also worked with Oxfam GB in Kenya, Uganda and South Sudan.

He is an active and respected Member of the Orange Democratic Movement, National Executive Council and Secretary to the ODM Party International Affairs. He is a Member of several professional Associations.

He is passionate, development –oriented, a peacemaker and a great leader who walks the talk and is liked by many.

Memorable Quote

“I have unwavering faith in the promise of Turkana County, I have faith in the greatness of its people”, H.E Josphat Koli Nanok “

The Governor of Turkana County