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Ojaamong mourns his former Economic Advisor

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong has sent his condolence message to the  family of  his former  Economic Advisor   Mr. Joseph Kesa who collapsed and died in his Nela village home in Butula Sub County  on Friday night, November 9, 2018.  The Governor said  the sudden  death of  Kesa  was a big …

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Busia Assembly adopts Busia County Appropriation Bill, 2018

The County Assembly of Busia has adopted the Busia County Supplementary Appropriation Bill, 2018, effectively giving departments authority to spend money. The adoption of the bill comes barely two days after the assembly passed the Sh8.7 billion supplementary budget with an historic development budget of 38% (Sh3.5b). Health and Sanitation …

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BUSIA TOWN CONFERRED MUNICIPAL STATUS

Busia County Assembly has conferred Busia Town with Municipal Status in line with Article 8(I) of the Urban Areas and Cities Act. The conferment of municipal status to Busia Town paves way for the establishment of a municipal board to run the municipality in line with Article 14   of the Urban …

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RAILA TO OPEN BUSIA SUGAR FACTORY NOVEMBER 26th

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga will open the Busia Sugar Factory at Busibwabo in Matayos Sub County on November 26, 2018, Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaaamong has said. Speaking during a fundraiser to aid in constructing St Peter’s Amaase Catholic Church Sunday October 28, 2018, Governor Ojaamong said that all plans …

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Busia residents challenged to plant trees to boost forest cover

Busia residents have been challenged to plant trees to boost the county’s forest cover which currently stands at 1 per cent. Speaking during the launch of short rains tree planting exercise at Nambale Vocational Training on Thursday, officials from the County Government, Kenya Forest Service and the National Environmental Trust …

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