KENYA-UGANDA CROSS BORDER VACCINATION AND TREATMENT EXERCISE LAUNCHED Turkana County Government, through the Department of Fisheries, Livestock & Veterinary Services, launched a livestock vaccination, deworming and supportive treatment targeting 30,000 shoats in Loima Sub-County. Following the recent disease surveillance reports conducted by the department showing increased prevalence of endemic diseases especially in Kataruk/Lobei and Lorengippi/Lokiriama
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,
MISS ATEKER: A BEAUTY PAGEANT THAT STANDS FOR PEACE AND CULTURE It was a moment to hold hands and wait silently for the winner to be announced, however this crowd was shouting “number seven” repeatedly; louder than the judge using the microphone. The crowd (and judges too) is a unique one drawn from three countries