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Prof. Lonyangapuo Programme's Which Have Stimulated Grassroot Economy Of West Pokot Resident's.

County's Livestock breeds improvement program.

Improving local breeds is crucial in harnessing the full potential of livestock keeping sector. 

County government under the department of Livestock has been distributing sahiwal bulls across 20 wards in a programme seeking to enhance quality and marketability of cattle.

Households maize seeds distribution program.  

Every year Lonyangapuo distributes maize seeds to over 180,000 households across the 20 wards. The seeds is sourced from Kenya seed company to ensure quality. Ever year the programme records historic bumper harvest thus cushioning residents from hunger and starvation.

Bursary for all programme.

Education being a critical sector for nation's development, Every year Lonyangapuo issues bursary for all students in West pokot county enrolled in secondary schools, colleges and universities. Annually he launches bursary kitty of 400 Million where those in colleges gets 10000 each while in boarding secondary school gets 15000 and day secondary school each gets 7000 this has led to increased enrollment in schools. 

Empowering through Sacco's.

He officiated the opening of Boda Boda Saving and credit co-operative society and the West pokot Economic Sacco,WEPESA. These helps in improving the standard of living amongst the residents.

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