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Makueni Governor outlines his key achievements in the last two years

Makueni Governor Kivutha Kibwana giving the State of the County address
Photo:Governor's Press

Makueni County Governor Kivutha Kibwana has outlined health, infrastructural development and issuance of title deeds as some of the key accomplishments that the County Government has achieved in the last two years. Kibwana said the county had performed exemplary well in all the health indicators compared to the national average and retaliated his government’s commitment in providing quality, accessible and ...

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Makueni MCAs adopt motion to train residents on human-wildlife conflicts


Daniel Kituku Members of the Makueni County Assembly (MCAs) have adopted a motion to train people on animal behavior in order to minimize human – wildlife conflicts across the county. The motion tabled by the chairman Wildlife and Tourism Committee and MCA for Mbitini ward Dickson Mutaiti aims at creating a partnership between the County Government, County Wildlife Conservation and ...

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Makueni County Assembly wants County Government to hire a resident pathologist

  Members of the Makueni County Assembly (MCAs) want the Department of Health to hire a resident pathologist to serve at the County Referral Hospital. In a motion tabled by MCA for Kitise / Kithuki ward Julius Mwalali on Thursday, the assembly argued that a resident pathologist would enable residents of Makueni to obtain postmortem services at a subsidized fee ...

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Makueni County Government slowly returns to normalcy

Normalcy is slowly returning to Makueni County after President Uhuru Kenyatta declined to suspend the County Government contrary to the recommendations made by the Mohammed Nyaoga-led commission that was tasked to look into a petition to dissolve the county. The decision by President Kenyatta to quash the commission’s decision has left the warring parties with no other option but to ...

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President Uhuru declines to suspend Makueni County

President Uhuru Kenyatta receves the findingd of the commission of inquiry inrom to the posssibe dissolution of Makueni County from commission chair Mohammed Nyaoga 
at Satehouse in Mombasa

  President Uhuru Kenya has declined to suspend Makueni County saying that the county does not meet the constitutional threshold for suspension. Barely three days after the Mohammed Nyaoga – led commission looking into the possible suspension of the county handed its report at State house in Mombasa recommending for the dissolution of the county, President Uhuru through a press ...

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Makueni County could be headed for fresh elections

The die seems to be cast for the Makueni County Government after the commission of inquiry appointed to look into a petition to suspend the county recommended for dissolution. Led by Lawyer Mohammed Nyaoga, the six- member commission in its report that was handed to President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday at State house in Mombasa found justifiable reasons to suspend ...

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Fate of Makueni County dissolution to be known today

Mohammed Nyaoga led commission at Wote during public hearings

The fate of the dissolution of Makueni County will be known today when the commission looking into the petition to suspend the County Government will hand over its report to President Uhuru Kenyatta. The Mohammed Nyaoga- led commission is expected to present its findings and recommendations on the wrangling between Governor Kivutha Kibwana and Members of the County Assembly that ...

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Audit report shows massive misuse of public funds by Makueni County Assembly – Part two

Members of the Makueni County Assembly made unnecessary foreign trips that cost the County Government Sh27M in the 2013/2014 financial year. A report released by Auditor General Edward Ouko on the finance operations of the County Assembly showed that various select committees and the Speaker Stephen Ngelu traveled to Singapore, Malaysia, Rwanda, USA, United Arab Emirates and Ethiopia without following ...

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Makueni Trade and Tourism Executive appointed County Secretary

Makueni County Government has a new County Secretary (CS). Joshua Wambua was sworn in the presence of Governor Kivutha Kibwana as the new head of public service following a successful interview and approval by the County Assembly. Members of the County Assembly unanimously supported the appointment of Wambua. Nguumo MCA John Mwenze while voting in support of the report for ...

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Makueni Governor threatens to sack lazy and incompetent officers

Makueni Governor Kivutha Kibwana has threatened to sack lazy and incompetent officers in his government. In a strong –worded warning, the governor stated that he will neither condone ineptitude nor hesitate to send packing public servants who fail to deliver in their respective dockets. Speaking in Wote during the signing of the county performance contracting, Kivutha said that the people ...

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Makueni health docket receives lion’s share in the 2015/2016 budget estimates

  The Department of Health Services in Makueni County received the biggest allocation in the 2015/2016 budget passed by the County Assembly yesterday. The department received a whooping Sh1.92B of the total budgetary allocation of sh6.4B. Out of the total department allocation sh1.6B that accounts for 83 percent will cater for recurrent expenditure while the remaining Sh321M will go to ...

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Makueni County leaders put aside differences and pass 2015/2016 budget

Members of the Makueni County Assembly and the executive led by Governor Kivutha Kibwana put aside their differences and passed the 2015/2016 budget without any wrangles. The assembly unanimously passed the Sh6.4B budget on Tuesday with a majority of MCAs rooting for reconciliation between the two arms of government, a complete opposite of the scenarios witnessed in previous financial years ...

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