Gov’t banks on irrigation projects to improve farming

The Government is banking on irrigation projects to change the fortunes of residents in the semi-arid Tana River County, which is currently facing severe drought. Tana River has three major irrigation schemes under the National Irrigation Authority (NIA); Galana Kulalu food Security Project, Tana and Bura Irrigation Schemes. The Kenya Climate-Smart Agriculture Project (KCSAP) is […]

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Governor wants irrigation projects handed over to county government

The  Tana  River Governor, Dhadho Gaddae Godhana has asked the national government to hand over all irrigation projects in the  county to his government. He claimed that the four major irrigation projects under the National Irrigation Board (NIB) and the Tana and Athi Rivers  Development Authority (TARDA) had flopped and would only get a lease […]

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