Governor: Tuneya Hussein Dado

General Information

Tana River County is one of the forty seven (47) counties in the Republic of Kenya. The County takes its name from River Tana which is the longest river in Kenya. It is a County in the former Coast Province, Kenya with an area of 35,375.8 square kilometers (13,658.7 sq mi) and a population of 262,684 according to the 2012 census. The administrative headquarter of the county is Hola. The County has three sub counties; Bura, Galole and Garsen.

Constituencies

Bura; Galole; Garsen

Economy

    Wildlife and Tourism
  • Riverine forest
  • woodland
  • grassland
  • bush lands
  • lakes
  • open river channels
  • sand dunes
  • mangroves
  • coastal waters
  • Agriculture and Livestock Rearing
  • Farming and nomadic pastoralism
  • Crops
  • rice
  • maize
  • bananas
  • mangoes
  • soya beans

Health

    Health Facilities
  • District Hospitals (2)
  • Sub-District Hospitals (None)
  • Dispensaries (47)
  • Health Centres (5)
  • Medical Clinics (4)
  • Notable Hospitals
  • Hola District Hospital and Ngao District Hospitals
  • Doctor to Population Ratio
  • 1
  • nfant Mortality Rates
  • 66/1000
  • Under Five Mortality Rates
  • 80/1000

Education

    Number of Institutions (2007)
  • Primary (136)
  • Secondary (10)
  • Primary
  •  Enrollment (40, 832)
  • Teacher to Pupil Ratio
  • 1
  • Secondary
  •  Enrollment (2, 640)
  • Teacher to Pupil Ratio
  • 1
  • Tertiary
  • Data Not Available
  • Adult Literacy Classes
  • Data Not Available

Tuneya Hussein Dado


Committees:
    Rules and Business
  • Human Resources, Labour and Social Welfare
  • Foreign Affairs
  • Security (Convener)
  • Arid and Semi Arid Lands
  • Intergovernmental Relations

Jire Siyat Mohamed


Tana River County


Tana River County has MCAs from constituencies

Ali Abdi Bule


Halima Ware Duri


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