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TURKANA LEADERS REAFFIRM COMMITMENT IN PURSUIT FOR PEACE ALONG BARINGO, WEST POKOT BORDER*

By Governor’s Press Service Kainuk, 24th January 2020. Turkana leaders have resolved to strengthen effort towards finding lasting peace along borders of Turkana with West Pokot and Baringo counties will not relent. Through a resolution passed after a peace meeting held in Kainuk today; political, religious and kraal leaders, and representatives of national security agencies

THE 6TH STATE OF THE COUNTY ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY HON. JOSPHAT KOLI NANOK, EGH, GOVERNOR – TURKANA COUNTY, DELIVERED ON TUESDAY 3RD DECEMBER, 2019 AT THE TURKANA COUNTY LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY CHAMBERS, LODWAR.

Honourable Speaker, Honourable Deputy Speaker, Honourable Leader of Majority, Honourable Leader of Minority, Honourable Members, Ladies and Gentlemen, Hon. Speaker I wish to express my sincere appreciation to this Honourable House under your able leadership for the honor and the opportunity to present progress of implementation of development priorities by my Government since the last

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Trade & Industry

FRONTIER COUNTIES MEET TO REVIEW BILL TO ESTABLISH THE BLOC AS LEGAL ENTITY

Lodwar, September 10th, 2019 – Member Counties of the Frontier Counties Development Council (FCDC) are meeting in Lodwar to review a bill which once passed by County Assemblies will make the regional bloc a legal entity. FCDC Chairman and Mandera Governor Ali Roba who opened the sensitization workshop of Speakers, Members of County Assemblies, Executive

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Community

NINE MORE ROAD MAINTENANCE PROJECTS TO BE IMPLEMENTED IN THE COUNTY

Following the award of tenders to 9 successful bidders, the County Government of Turkana is set to implement a section of the 3rd phase of road maintenance works funded by Roads Maintenance Levy Fund (RMLF), which is a grant from Kenya Roads Board (KRB). In a site handover meeting held at the ministry of infrastructure,

REGULAR TREATMENT OF LIVESTOCK WILL BOOST ANIMAL HEALTH- DR. MICHAEL EREGAE

County chief officer for Fisheries, Livestock production, and veterinary services Michael Eregae has said regular vaccination and treatment of livestock would avert deaths and boost animals’ health. Referring to the ongoing vaccination and deworming of goats in Turkana North, Dr. Eregae said that the County government had put enough plans to treat pastoralist livestock to

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Culture, Sports & Leisure

ROAD SAFETY CAMPAIGN KEY IN CREATING AWARENESS ON SAFETY OF ROAD USERS- DOCTOR AMEYO

The upcoming Road Safety Campaign by Turkana County Government Department of Transport will play a big role in sensitizing county road users to observe road safety as a way to minimize accidents in the county. Deputy Director at Lodwar County Referral Hospital (LCRH) Dr. Bonventure Ameyo has said. The County Department of Transport has organized

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