COUNTY BOSS INAGURATED AS KENYA RED CROSS PATRON,NANDI NORTH REGION
Welcome to Nandi County that is located in the former Rift valley Province with its headquarters as Kapsabet.The County Government of Nandi is composed of six Sub-Counties namely: Tinderet, Aldai, Nandi Hills,Emgwen Chesumei and Mosop. The County has a population of approximately 752,965.
- Youth, Gender, Sports and Social Services
- Agriculture,Livestock & Fisheries
- Tourism,Culture & Cooperative Development
- Education,Research & Vocational Training
- Transport & Infrastructure
- Lands,Enviroment & Natural Resources
- Health & Sanitation
- Devolved Units & Special Programmes
- Finance,Economic Planning & ICT
- Trade, Investment and Industrial Development
Nandi county governor was today inagurated as the patron of red cross in Nandi North region Red cross governor,Dr Mahmoud Said urged the county government to partner with red cross in combating issues of landslides,disaster management among others.”with support from your government we can partner togetheph in health, agriculture ,water and social services”he added.
Governor lagat thanked the team for the good work they are doing in assisting humanity.”I want to emphasize that i will ensure that all land grabbed will be reclaimed back,Red cross land need to be given back to the community”he said
Also present was regional chairman North Rift region Mr.Francis Koech urged on the need to address issues of disasters in the region.He further called on governor to support Marathon race that will be held on the 11th December. The race will benefit the 7 North rift counties(NOREB).
Regions that have benefited from partnership between red cross and county government include Taita Taveta, Kwale, Machakos, Bomet and Nyeri.