Governor: Wcyliffe Oparanya Ambetsa

General Information

Kakamega county is located in western kenya about 30km north of the equator. It consists of 12 constituencies in total namely: Butere, Mumias, Matungu, , Likuyani , Mumias East , Khwisero, Shinyalu, Lurambi, Ikolomani, Lugari malava and Navakholo.

Constituencies

Lugari; Likuyani; Malava; Lurambi; Makholo; Mumias; Mumias East; Matungu; Butere; Khwisero; Shinyalu; Ikolomani

Economy

    Natural resources
  • Gold, Arable Land, Forests
  • \nTourist Attractions
  • Kakamega Forest, Caves, Crying Stone of Ilesi
  • \nMain Economic Activities
  • Large-Scale Sugarcane farming, Mixed Farming, Commercial businesses, 'Boda-Boda' Transport business, Home of Mumias Sugar Company

Health

    Health Facilities
  • 214 - Provincial General Hospital (1), District Hospitals (4), Sub-District Hospitals (7), Dispensaries (101), Health Centres (40), Medical Clinics (43). Nursing Homes (10), Maternity Homes (1), Others (7)
  • Doctor to Population Ratio
  • 1
  • Infant Mortality Rates
  • 63.9/1000
  • Under five Mortality Rates
  • 122.5/1000
  • Prevalent Diseases
  • Malaria, Diarrhoea Skin Diseases, Respiratory Tract Infections
  • Notable Hospitals
  • Kakamega Provincial General Hospital, Butere, Iguhu, Malava, and Lumakanda District Hospitals

Education

    Number of Institutions (2007)
  • Primary (460), Secondary (145)
  • Primary
  • Enrollment (219,734)
  • Teacher to Pupil Ratio
  • 1
  • Secondary
  • Enrollment (18,320)
  • Teacher to Pupil Ratio
  • 1
  • Tertiary
  • More than 12 institutions
  • Adult Literacy Classes
  • Enrollment (Over 312)

Wcyliffe Oparanya Ambetsa


Committees:
    Finance, Commerce and Economic Affairs
  • Foreign Affairs
  • Trade and Investment (Convener)
  • Intergovernmental Relations

Philip Museve Kutima


Kakamega County


Kakamega County has MCAs from constituencies

Boni Khawale


Rachel Ameso Amolo


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