Vulnerable Groups to benefit from Sh8 million support programme

A total 18,000 vulnerable people in Baringo County are set to benefit from a Sh8 million county social protection support programme that seeks to address their socio-economic needs. Speaking during the launch of the subsidy programme at his office in Kabarnet, Baringo Governor Stanley Kiptis said the move was geared towards supporting disadvantaged members of […]

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Government launches Sh500 million human-wildlife conflict compensation

The government through the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife has launched a Sh500 million compensation payment for victims of human-wildlife conflict. Presiding over the national launch at Kampi ya Samaki Snake Park, Wildlife and Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala said the payments would clear a backlog of claims lodged between the year 2014 and 2021. […]

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Governor Kiptis calls on residents to surrender Land for Sewerage System

Baringo Governor Stanley Kiptis has urged residents in major towns in the County to embrace the¬†ongoing construction of sewerage systems within the county instead of opposing such projects that are meant to improve sanitation of urban areas. Speaking at Chemususu catchment area in Koibatek Sub County during the World Environment Day, Kiptis noted that sewerage […]

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Illicit traders and brewers to face tough penalties in Baringo

Koibatek Sub-county Deputy County Commissioner (DCC) Omar Ali has warned those engaging in illicit brew in the sub-county of tougher penalties should they be found engaging in the illicit trade. Speaking at Chemusu in Eldama Ravine during the marking of the World Environment Day Omar assured the residents and leaders that he will not relent […]

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Baringo Farmers to undergo training to enhance food security

More than 1,500 farmers from the four Arid and Semi-Arid land (ASAL) Sub-counties of Baringo, Tiaty, Mogotio, Baringo North and Baringo South will undergo training in a bid to mitigate against effects of drought. Baringo governor Stanley Kiptis made the disclosure at Kimalel Goat Auction Yard in Baringo South Sub County during the handing of […]

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