News and Events

COUNTY GOVERNMENT TO UTILIZE TECHNICAL EXPERTISE ON FARM DESIGNS

The County irrigation directorate will leverage on its technical expertise as well as indigenous knowledge while surveying and developing designs for the proposed Irrigation and Land Reclamation projects, County Executive for Agriculture, Pastoral Economy and Fisheries Philip Aemun has said. He noted that collaborating traditional information would boost modern technological designs and ensure establishment of

PASTORALISTS SET TO BENEFIT FROM CONSTRUCTION OF WATER PAN AT LOPEIPUKE, TURKANA SOUTH

Construction of water pan by National Agricultural and Rural Inclusive Growth Project (NARIGP) to support pastoralist in Lopeipuke village at the border of Katilu and Kaputir wards in Turkana South will commence soon after the site handover to contractor. The water pan is part of the integrated landscape management, water harvesting and spate irrigation project

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Trade & Industry

PARTNERSHIP WITH LIVESTOCK STAKEHOLDERS A BOOST TO CROSS-BORDER TIES

County Executive for Agriculture, Pastoral Economy and Fisheries Philip Aemun has said that livestock production partnership between the County Government and Livestock Market Systems(LMS) organisation has boosted cross-border trade ties. He noted that launch of market days in Lokichar, Kakuma ,Lodwar and Lokiriama has enhanced cross-border trade linkages thus providing ready market for traders who

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Community

COUNTY GOVERNMENT TO REVIVE STALLED IRRIGATION SCHEMES

County Chief Officer for Agriculture and Land Reclamation, Dr. Jacob Lolelea, has said that the Agriculture department will put focus on reviving and sustaining all stalled irrigation schemes along the riverine areas as part of its efforts to increase crop production and achieve food security agenda. He said utilisation of the arable land and rehabilitation

RIPARIAN REHABILITATION SENSITISATION AT KAITESE, TURKWEL

County Executive for Tourism, Culture and Natural Resources, George Emoru Emojong graced a riparian rehabilitation sensitisation exercise to encourage the community participation in rehabilitation of areas surrounding River Turkwel. The exercise held in Kaitese, Turkwel Ward in Loima Sub-county organized by the Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI) which has partnered with the County Government in

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Culture, Sports & Leisure

PARTNERING WITH SWEDISH SCHOOLS OF ART TO PRESERVE TURKANA CULTURE

Deputy Governor Peter Lotethiro said Turkana County Government is in the forefront in the promotion and preservation of culture when the Swedish School of Arts delegation paid him a courtesy call at the County Headquarters. “We want our young people to understand where they came from and to know their culture or they will be

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