Marsabit County hosted the 11th edition of the annual Lake Turkana Cultural Festival.
This year’s event took place from June 28 -30 in Loiyangalani town.
The theme : “Promoting Tourism, Cultural Diversity and Social Inclusiveness.”
WORD FROM THE GOVERNOR
Marsabit County, located in Northern Kenya, is one of the richest in natural minerals, with a unique topography and rare wildlife niche. The largest of Kenya’s 47 semi-autonomous regions, the County boasts of a huge landmass covering 70,961.3 square kilometers with a population of more than 310,000 people and is endowed with scenic valleys rich in pattern.
Ours is a County endowed with abundant natural resources and a diversified climate. It also has several agro-ecological zones and sub-zones, each with its own physical and biological potential.
This makes Marsabit viable and attractive for premier world class tourism products ranging from astro-tourism to niche cultural, archaeological beach fronts, game drives, desert safaris, golf cities and desert rallies.
The rugged terrain, crater lakes and natural resources, including rare wildlife and birds, present diverse investment opportunities. Blessed with immense solar and wind power potential, Marsabit is well positioned for phenomenal growth in the green energy sector.
CALL FOR WRITTEN PROPOSALS AND MEMORANDA FOR INCLUSION IN THE 2019/20 ANNUAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN (ADP)
In accordance to the provisions that calls for openness, accountability and public participation in Financial and Planning Matters, the County Government of Marsabit wishes to invite public members, Civil Society Groups, Private sectors, state agencies ,interested individuals and groups to submit written proposals, views, comments and memoranda for inclusion in the ADP for 2019/20 FY…
LAISAMIS SUB COUNTY. LOYANGALANI WARD. SUNDAY 01/07/2018. Marsabit Lake Turkana cultural festival was started in 2008 as ELMOSARETU cultural festive purposefully to unite the four rival communities of Elmolo,Samburu ,Rendille and Turkana who live in Lake Turkana Basin. Every year since 2008 the fifteen communities living in Marsabit county have been opening up their societies…
DEPUTY GOVERNOR COMMISSIONS FIVE RENAL DIALYSIS MACHINES.
COUNTY HEADQUARTER, COUNTY REFERRAL HOSPITAL. WEDNESDAY 11/07/2018. A multi-million shilling Renal Dialysis Unit has today been commissioned at the Marsabit County Referral Hospital by the Deputy Governor to make the hospital among the first public hospital to offer the service in the country. The Deputy Governor, H.E Solomon Gubo Riwe during the Launch of the…