GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI CALLS FOR A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO SHIRIKA PLAN, PLEDGES SUPPORT

Governor Jeremiah Lomorukai has asked key stakeholders to ensure that as the issues of refugees and asylum seekers are being addressed, locals shouldn’t be left out of the matrix.   Speaking during an appraisal forum that was held at Serena Hotel, Nairobi, the Governor said: “Counties hosting refugees grapple with high poverty levels and their […]

GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI ASSURES BIASHARA FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE, AWAITING ACT AMENDMENTS

Kalobeyei, 15th June 2024 (Governor’s Press Service)- Governor Lomorukai has informed residents of Turkana West that amendments to the Biashara Act have delayed the distribution of the County Government’s Biashara loans. Speaking today in Kalobeyei during the burial of the late Alfred Kapoko, Governor Lomorukai explained that the annulment of the previous Biashara Act necessitated […]

GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI LEADS HISTORIC MADARAKA DAY CELEBRATIONS IN KAINUK

Kainuk, 1st June 2024 (Governor’s Press Service) – Governor Jeremiah Lomorukai led the Turkana County in marking the 61st Madaraka Day in Kainuk, the first time county-level celebrations of a national holiday was held in Turkana South constituency. The Governor said the day’s theme “Agriculture and Food Security” aligned with the County Government’s key agenda […]

PARTNERSHIP KEY IN INTEGRATION OF HOST AND REFUGEE COMMUNITIES

Kakuma, 27th May 2024(Governor’s Press Service) Governor Jeremiah Lomorukai today attended the launch of the Inclusive Refugee Response Program in Kakuma, Turkana West Sub-county, where Danish Minister for Development Cooperation and Global Climate Policy, Dan Jannik Jørgensen, was the Chief Guest. In his remarks, the Governor stated that the programme will boost ongoing efforts by […]

GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI COMMISSION NAKWAMORU DRIP IRRIGATION SCHEME

Nakwamoru, May 23rd, 2024 (Governor’s Press Service) — Governor Jeremiah Lomorukai officially launched a 30-acre model drip irrigation scheme today in Nakwamoru, Kaputir Ward. The project features a solar-powered borehole and a 50,000-liter elevated steel tank designed primarily to support horticultural farming. Governor Lomorukai highlighted his administration’s focus on development in his speech. He emphasized […]

GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI RENEWS PUSH FOR UNITY AMONG TURKANA LEADERS

Lokichar, 12th May 2024 (Governor’s Press Service)- Governor Jeremiah Lomorukai has reiterated his commitment to championing unity among all leaders in Turkana. Speaking today at a fundraiser in Lokichar to aid completion of Lokichar’s Full Gospel Church, Governor Lomorukai emphasized his willingness to collaborate with leaders across political divides. “I’ve successfully brought together leaders from […]

TURKANA MARKS NATIONAL TREE GROWING DAY, AS GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI AFFIRMS GREENING EFFORTS

Lodwar, 10th May 2024 (Governor’s Press Service)– Governor Jeremiah Lomorukai today led the county in celebrating National Tree Growing Day, reiterating his administration’s commitment to the Greening Turkana campaign, a key pillar of his sixth agenda on Natural Resources Management. Speaking at Mission of Hope – Turkana High School, Governor Lomorukai highlighted investments made to […]

GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI HOLDS TALKS WITH PROTESTING HEALTH WORKERS, CALLS FOR RETURN TO WORK

GOVERNOR LOMORUKAI HOLDS TALKS WITH PROTESTING HEALTH WORKERS, CALLS FOR RETURN TO WORK Governor Jeremiah Lomorukai met with a group of medical practitioners today and requested for an end to the ongoing strike as the county seeks to address their concerns. The doctors were protesting over delayed promotions, nonpayment of salaries for newly appointed medical […]