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Refurbished Kerugoya Hospital New Born Unit now the best in region
Kerugoya General Hospital is celebrating ongoing health sector reforms at the county that have ledRead More..
Unlicensed bars and those operating in residential areas to be closed down, Waiguru says
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has said that the county government will close down allRead More..
Kirinyaga County shifts HIV programming towards prevention of new infections among the youth
The County Government of Kirinyaga has shifted its focus on war against HIV towards preventionRead More..
Governor Waiguru invites investors to Kirinyaga, says county is ripe for an agro-industrial revolution
Kirinyaga Governor, Anne Waiguru, has invited investors to the county saying that the county hasRead More..
Governor Waiguru opens first exclusive tomato market as county supports farmers to upscale tomato farming
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has opened the first exclusive tomato market in the county, bringingRead More..
Boost for Kirinyaga coffee farmers as county government implements Coffee Revitalization Program (CRP)
Coffee farmers in Kirinyaga County are set to reap big as the county government implementsRead More..
Kirinyaga County Executive Committee sworn in as governor says their full in-trays await them
The County Executive Committee members for Kirinyaga were on Wednesday sworn in, with Governor AnneRead More..
Fish farmers supported by Governor Waiguru upbeat as harvesting starts
Kirinyaga farmers who were supported by Governor Anne Waiguru to undertake fish farming have startedRead More..
United Kingdom commit to fund three major development projects in Kirinyaga County
The United Kingdom has agreed to partner with the County Government of Kirinyaga to implementRead More..
Kirinyaga rice farmers upbeat as government promises to complete stalled irrigation canals
Rice farmers in Mwea rice irrigation scheme are now a happy lot after promises byRead More..
President Ruto to Commission release of water from Thiba Dam to rice farms
President William Ruto is expected to officially commission release of water from the newly constructedRead More..
Kirinyaga farmers upbeat about subsidized fertilizer, as county register 17,000 farmers
Kirinyaga county farmers are upbeat about the subsidized fertilizer that has been availed to themRead More..
Governor Waiguru ask MCAs to facilitate implementation of development projects
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has asked Members of County Assembly (MCA) to play theirRead More..
Kirinyaga county ultra-modern fire station to be completed by end year
The upcoming ultra-modern fire station at Kutus Town, Kirinyaga County is projected to be completeRead More..
Governor Waiguru says election of seven women governors marks beginning of a new era
Kirinyaga County governor Anne Waiguru has said that the election of seven women governors inRead More..
Governor Anne Waiguru extends an olive branch to election competitors
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has invited leaders who lost in the last general electionsRead More..
Governor Waiguru urges IEBC to maintain high standards of professionalism in voting process
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has called upon the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) toRead More..
Latest polls place Waiguru in the lead beating closest rival with an 8% margin
The latest gubernatorial popularity ranking has placed Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru in the lead,Read More..
Governor Waiguru confident of August win, says her opponents have no development agenda
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has exuded confidence of winning the gubernatorial race saying her opponentsRead More..
Governor Waiguru reinstates 72 suspended medics, agrees to pay arrears and renews contracts for 388 others
Kirinyaga County governor Anne Waiguru has reinstated 72 suspended health workers into the payroll andRead More..
Governor Waiguru calls for control on cheap rice imports to shield Mwea rice farmers from unfair trade
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has called on the government to control importation of cheapRead More..
Kenya Kwanza women leaders ask IEBC to stop applying double standards on candidates
Kenya Kwanza women leaders have asked the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to stopRead More..
Governor Waiguru opens another new dispensary to serve over 4,000 residents
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has opened another new dispensary to boost provision of primary healthcareRead More..
Governor Waiguru ask IEBC to safeguard integrity of August 9th polls
Governor Anne Waiguru has asked the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to safeguard theRead More..
Kirinyaga to start use of pre-paid water meters to boost efficiency in water supply
Kirinyaga Water and Sanitation Company Limited (KIRIWASCO) is set to roll out use of automatedRead More..
Kirinyaga dairy farming boosted as Waiguru gives animal feeds production equipment
Dairy farming in Ngariama ward, Kirinyaga County on Thursday received a major boost as governorRead More..
Establishment of a medical laboratory in a village dispensary brings relief to residents
The establishment of a medical laboratory in a dispensary in the uppermost part of KirinyagaRead More..
Governor Waiguru gives food hampers to Kirinyaga Muslim community to mark Eid al Fitr
Kirinyaga County governor Anne Waiguru on Tuesday gave food hampers to hundreds of Muslims fromRead More..
About 4,000 Kirinyaga operators benefit from Waiguru’s bodaboda sheds project
About 4,000 bodaboda operators riders in Kirinyaga County have benefited from boda boda sheds projectRead More..
Governor Waiguru pledges Ksh. 9 million to complete stalled water project
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has pledged to allocate Ksh. 9 million towards the completionRead More..
Kirinyaga nurses awarded for exemplary performance as Waiguru’s Service delivery reforms bear fruits
Thirteen nurses from Kirinyaga County have been awarded by the Beyond Zero initiative for theirRead More..
Wang’uru residents upbeat about New Face of Town as construction of cabro parkings take shape.
Residents of Wang’uru town in Kirinyaga County are upbeat about the new face of theRead More..
Kirinyaga residents urged to seek early intervention against non-communicable diseases
Kirinyaga County residents have been urged to seek early intervention to manage non-communicable diseases. InRead More..
Wezesha Kirinyaga pig project beneficiaries upbeat of good earnings as stock hit market.
As consumer demand for pork continue to rise, beneficiaries of Wezesha Kirinyaga pig project launchedRead More..
Governor Waiguru gifts new mothers with Christmas hampers
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has gifted new mothers in various maternity wards in the countyRead More..
Governor Waiguru treats Kianyaga Children’s Home family to a visit in Nairobi National Park
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru on Saturday hosted a Christmas party for Kianyaga Children’s homeRead More..
Joy as two new dispensaries open doors for residents
A month after Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru opened two new dispensaries, residents of Kiamwathi andRead More..
Kirinyaga develops County AIDS Implementation Plan (CAIP)
Kirinyaga has developed a five years County AIDS Implementation Plan (CAIP) to guide the HIVRead More..
Governor Waiguru empowers groups with bee hives to boost honey production
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has distributed 456 bee hives to farmers groups to boostRead More..
Joy for Kirinyaga residents as Governor opens new dispensaries
It was a joyful day for Kirinyaga County residents as Governor Anne Waiguru on WednesdayRead More..
Kirinyaga County Government commences construction of an ultra-modern fire station
The County Government of Kirinyaga has commenced the construction of an ultra-modern fire station inRead More..
County Government establishes homecraft centers in youth polytechnics
The County Government of Kirinyaga has established homecraft centers in selected youth polytechnics to assistRead More..
Boost for farmers as County Govt gives them fishpond liners, fingerlings and feeds
Kirinyaga County Government has supported selected self-help groups with fishpond liners, fingerlings and feeds toRead More..
Waiguru flags off Ksh. 38.8 million drugs for distribution to county hospitals
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has flagged off drugs worth Ksh. 38 million to beRead More..
Waiguru disburses Ksh. 125.6 million bursaries in aid of needy students
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Tuesday launched the distribution of this financial year’s bursaries worthRead More..
Governor Waiguru launches accelerated mass Covid-19 vaccination in Mwea
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Monday launched an accelerated mass Covid-19 vaccination drive targeting MweaRead More..
Governor Waiguru launches cabro parkings project in Wang’uru town
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru on Monday launched the construction of cabro parking spaces andRead More..
Governor Anne Waiguru inspects ‘Wezesha Kirinyaga’ program
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has said that ‘Wezesha Kirinyaga’ economic empowerment program is poisedRead More..
Boost to Kirinyaga ECDE Centers as County Govt builds new classrooms
The County Government of Kirinyaga has constructed 18 new Early Childhood Development and Education (ECDE)Read More..
Waiguru urges Kalonzo to support women for political positions during visit
Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka on Tuesday paid a courtesy call to Kirinyaga Governor Anne WaiguruRead More..
Waiguru rescues orphaned twin brothers at the verge of missing university admission
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has come to the rescue of orphaned twin brothers who wereRead More..
Waiguru gives 86,000 chicks to 77 farmers groups to boost one million eggs project
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has today given out 86,000 improved kienyeji chicks for distribution toRead More..
Governor Waiguru rolls out interventions to control the rise of lifestyle diseases
Kirinyaga county government has rolled out interventions to help control the increase of lifestyle diseasesRead More..
Governor Waiguru initiative help Men’s welfare group to manufacture animal feeds.
A group of farmers in Kirinyaga County is now reaping benefits from an economic empowermentRead More..
Waiguru commissions Kianyaga roads upgrade to bitumen standards
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has commissioned the upgrading of Kianyaga town roads and improvementRead More..
Governor Waiguru Announces Start of Upgrade of Kianyaga Hospital to Level 4
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has announced that the process of upgrading of Kianyaga hospital toRead More..
KMPDU Pledge to Support Waiguru’s Health sector Transformation
Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru has assured medical practitioners in the county of her support toRead More..
Governor Waiguru disburses Ksh. 45.1 million to support farmers increase agricultural productivity
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru on Wednesday disbursed Ksh. 45.1 million to farmers groups toRead More..
Kirinyaga County Government constructs record 15 markets in three years
The County Government of Kirinyaga is constructing four additional markets for farmers in the county.Read More..
Joy in Kirinyaga as Bridge Nears Completion
A new bridge under construction in Tebere area of Kirinyaga county has brought joy toRead More..
Governor Waiguru and PS Maringa hold joint projects inspection
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru and the Principal Secretary for Infrastructure Prof. Paul Maringa on MondayRead More..
County Government on track to complete 19 dispensaries.
The County Government of Kirinyaga is undertaking the completion of 19 dispensaries projects across theRead More..
Major boost for Kirinyaga dairy farmers as county seals A.I. services deal with KAGRC
Dairy farmers in Kirinyaga County have received a major boost that will help them upgradeRead More..
Coffee roasting machine boosts farmers’ earnings
Coffee farmers from Mwirua Farmers’ Cooperative Society in Kirinyaga County are now making a significantRead More..
Kirinyaga farmers to earn Ksh. 15 million from avocado seedlings
Farmers groups in Kirinyaga County will earn Ksh. 15 million from sale of hass avocadoRead More..
Governor Waiguru disburses Ksh. 32 million to needy students as new term begins
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Tuesday disbursed Ksh. 32.8 million as bursaries to assist someRead More..
Governor Waiguru receives title deed for repossessed 250 acres county land
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has received the title deed for a 250 acre piece ofRead More..
Governor Waiguru disburses Ksh. 33 million to boost Gichugu farmers
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru on Thursday disbursed Ksh. 33.7 million to farmers groups inRead More..
Press Statement on Waiver and Extension of Licenses Payment Deadline
9TH APRIL 2021 Due to the surge of the deadly Covid-19 and the adverse effectsRead More..
County Government to spend Ksh. 58 million to boost dairy farming
Kirinyaga County Government will spend Ksh. 58.5 million to support dairy farmers in the countyRead More..
Governor Waiguru disburses Sh3m bursaries to needy students
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Wednesday disbursed Sh3,081,000 bursaries to assist needy students. Out ofRead More..
Kirinyaga Residents Urged to Embrace Domestic Tourism
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has urged residents to explore the many sight-seeing opportunities found withinRead More..
Governor Waiguru disburses Ksh. 117 million to boost farmers
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru on Wednesday disbursed Ksh. 117 million to fund farmers groupsRead More..
Governor Waiguru leads county in celebrating women’s day as she drums up support for BBI
Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru on Monday led the county’s women in celebrating the InternationalRead More..
Governor Waiguru pledges to reclaim South Ngariama land from land grabbers
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has pledged to support over 8,000 families of South Ngariama toRead More..
Governor Waiguru to fund 45 more poultry groups in Kirinyaga
Kirinyaga county government has pledged to fund additional 45 poultry groups that it promised toRead More..
KeNHA sponsors students as part of Kenol-Marua road project
Kaitheri County Polytechnic in Kirinyaga has admitted students sponsored by the Kenya National Highways AuthorityRead More..
Kirinyaga Polytechnic Principals trained on new TVET curriculum
Kirinyaga County Youth Polytechnic Principals and their deputies have undergone training on the Competence-Based EducationRead More..
Governor Waiguru opens two markets
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Thursday launched two markets along the upcoming Kenol-Sagana-Marua dual carriageway.Read More..
Governor Waiguru applauds UK and Kirinyaga partnership as envoy meets CEREB governors
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has applauded the British Government for partnering with her county governmentRead More..
Governor Waiguru says her administration on course to deliver election pledges
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has said that her administration is on course in delivering herRead More..
AMREF to train 1,500 Kirinyaga Community Health Volunteers, donates sanitizers to health workers
About 1,500 Community Health Volunteers working in Kirinyaga County are set to undergo training throughRead More..
Governor Waiguru disburses bursaries worth Ksh. 110 million to help needy students
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Tuesday launched the distribution of bursaries worth Ksh. 110 millionRead More..
Kirinyaga County Government focuses Covid-19 prevention on schools as they reopen amid pandemic
Kirinyaga County Government is focusing its Covid-19 prevention campaigns on schools as they reopen amidRead More..
Kirinyaga County kicks off development of Urban Economic Plan
The process of developing an Urban Economic Plan (UEP) for Kerugoya/Kutus Municipality in Kirinyaga CountyRead More..
Governor Waiguru flags off christmas donation caravan to vulnerable groups
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Sunday flagged off a Christmas donation caravan carrying food, sanitizersRead More..
Kirinyaga County accelerates community level Covid-19 prevention campaigns
The County Government of Kirinyaga has launched an accelerated Covid-19 prevention campaign program in anRead More..
County marks World Aids Day with calls for sustained efforts in HIV management
Kirinyaga County on Tuesday marked the World Aids Day in a function that brought togetherRead More..
Four Kirinyaga towns get facelift in bid to boost services
The Kirinyaga government has upgraded four major towns in the county with an aim ofRead More..
County plans to revive ginnery as farmers adopt BT cotton farming
Kirinyaga County Government is planning to revive Mwea Cotton Ginnery with the aim of supportingRead More..
County Government steps up efforts in TB prevention and management
The County Government of Kirinyaga has stepped up efforts to prevent and manage Tuberculosis (TB)Read More..
County trains 250 staff members through devolution support program
Kirinyaga County Government has carried out a capacity building program for 250 members of staffRead More..
Kirinyaga residents urged to embrace routine cancer screening
Residents of Kirinyaga County have been urged to embrace routine screening for cancer to enableRead More..
Governor Waiguru urges youth to apply for KENHA scholarships in county’s selected TVET institutions
Kirinyaga County Governor, Anne Waiguru, has urged the youth from the county to apply forRead More..
‘Wezesha Kirinyaga’: The county economy game changer
Kirinyaga County Government is implementing an economic stimulus program that is poised to be theRead More..
Governor Waiguru holds talks with US ambassador as farmers benefit from BT cotton seeds
Kirinyaga farmers will benefit from BT cotton seeds donation from the American Government as GovernorRead More..
Governor Waiguru donates sanitary pads as part of empowering the girl child
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru is undertaking a sanitary pads drive as part of a programRead More..
Kerugoya County Hospital CT scan center now fully operational
Kirinyaga County residents can now access Computed Tomography (CT) scan services at Kerugoya County Hospital.Read More..
Rehabilitation of Mwea Rice Irrigation Scheme roads commences
Kirinyaga County Government in collaboration with the National Irrigation Authority (NIA) has started the rehabilitationRead More..
Kirinyaga rice farmers receive 13 tons of high quality rice seeds
Kirinyaga rice farmers have received 13 tons of high quality rice seeds from the governmentRead More..