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POLITICS

List Of Leaders Who Accompanied Raila To Western Part Of Kenya Today

The orange democratic movement party leader Hon Raila Odinga today held a meeting in Western part of Kenya where he met some leaders. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the former prime minister Raila Odinga held a meeting in Vihiga county where several leaders attended.

  8 days ago ago
List Of Leaders Who Accompanied Raila To Western Part Of Kenya Today

SOCIETY

Names Of 5 Family Members Who Died After Being Involved In An Accident At Kaburengu

It was a sad day as Kenyans mourned death of people who were involved in a fatal accident at Kaburengu. Simiyu Godwin shared photos of one of the victim who lost her life as a result of the accident. Screenshot of the post Vihiga county has sent condolences messages to the bereaved friends and family members.

  1 month ago ago
Names Of 5 Family Members Who Died After Being Involved In An Accident At Kaburengu

POLITICS

How Raila Was Received In Vihiga County Today

The orange democratic movement party leader Hon Raila Odinga today visited Vihiga county where he held a political rally which attracted many people around the region. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the former prime minister Raila Odinga was welcomed like a king by the residents who were chanting his name.

  8 days ago ago
How Raila Was Received In Vihiga County Today

SOCIETY

Emotions High As Governor Mourns A Close Person

Vihiga county governor, Hon Wilberforce Ottichilo is mourning death of a friend. Ottichilo shared the bad news of passing on of Douglas Mwagwi Miheso on Facebook. Be captioned his post "Life can be hard but death is cruel and finite. My friend and brother Douglas Mwagwi Miheso NO NO.

  1 month ago ago
Emotions High As Governor Mourns A Close Person

POLITICS

See What Vihiga Governor Was Spotted wearing At The Burial Of The Late Kabuchai MP

Vihiga county governor today attended the burial ceremony of the late Kabuchai Mp Hon Lusweti in Bungoma county. The member of Parliament who was a member of Ford Kenya party passed on last week. The cause of his death remains unclear. He is being put to rest in his home in Bungoma county. Several other leaders have attended the send off ceremony of the late legislator. The include the Deputy President Dr Wlliam Ruto, Vihiga senator Hon George Khaniri, Senate Speaker Hon Ken Lusaka, Bungoma governor Hon Wycliffe

  10 months ago ago
See What Vihiga Governor Was Spotted wearing At The Burial Of The Late Kabuchai MP

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Vihiga Residents Benefits From Ksh43 Billion

Today more than 6000 farmers have benefited from ksh 43 billion shillings from National Agriculture and Rural Inclusive Growth Project (NARIGP) to boost their farming activities. Speaking during the issuing of 540 cheques to 18 community groups, the County Boss Wilberforce Ottichilo asked residents to form more groups to benefit from NARIGP funds.

  3 months ago ago
Vihiga Residents Benefits From Ksh43 Billion

EDUCATION

County government of Vihiga County announces job vacancies

Vihiga county government under leadership of the county governor Hon. Wilberforce Ottichilo and his deputy governor Hon. Patrick Saisi have released a notice concerning job vacancies in the county. According to the notice, the county is seeking to recruit highly transformative and dynamic self-driven individuals with high degree of integrity, result oriented, demonstrable professionalism, competence and impeccable capability to fill various posts. The departments with vacancies include the department of physical

  1 year ago ago
County government of Vihiga County announces job vacancies

POLITICS

New Twist As Western Governor Backs Bid By Oparanya And Joho To Compete For ODM Presidential Ticket

Governors Wycliffe Ambetsa Oparanya of Kakamega county and Ali Hassan Joho of Mombasa have received a major boost after the Vihiga county governor supported their bid of seeking the mandate to fly the ODM presidential ticket in the forthcoming general elections.Ottichilo has said that the Orange Democratic Movement party constitution allows anybody to run for the presidency and therefore it is within the rights of the two governors to run.

  5 months ago ago
New Twist As Western Governor Backs Bid By Oparanya And Joho To Compete For ODM Presidential Ticket

EDUCATION

Wilberforce Ottichilo age, education and career

Wilberforce Ottichilo is a Kenyan politician who hails from the Western region of the country. He is the current governor of Vihiga County. Wilberforce was born on 23rd of September the year 1952 in Emanyinya village, Emusire sub-location, central Bunyore in Vihiga County. He is now sixty eight years old. Ottichilo attended Emanyiri primary school for his primary education. Thereafter he went to Emusire Secondary School and Kigumo High School for his secondary education. His thirst for knowledge propelled him

  11 months ago ago
Wilberforce Ottichilo age, education and career

TECHNOLOGY

Internet erupts as photos of bananas planted on a highway surfaces online

Internet users have shown their reaction after photos if bananas planted in a highway surfaces. According to information shared on Facebook, bananas and trees have been planted in the middle of the road. Moreover, there are more potholes on the road causing water to stagnate on the highway. The road has been recognized as a road from Kilingili to Emusutswi to Stendikisa heading to Esibuye in Vihiga county.Screenshot of the post in Facebook Photos shared on Facebook Reacting to the photo, netizens have claimed

  11 months ago ago
Internet erupts as photos of bananas planted on a highway surfaces online

POLITICS

Vihiga, Sabatia Sub-county Residents Happy After Governor Did This For Them

Vihiga, Sabatia sub-county residents were filled with joy after the Governor Dr. Wilberforce Ottichilo fully equipped Chavogere dispensary to offer better healthcare services.This comes after Governor Dr. Wilber Ottichilo visited the facility and commissioned medical equipment to boost service delivery. Addressing the residents, Ottichilo said his administration is now through with planning and it's now on execution of the planned programs. He insisted that his government is committed to improving healthcar

  1 year ago ago
Vihiga, Sabatia Sub-county Residents Happy After Governor Did This For Them

POLITICS

Vihiga Governor launches the second phase of beautification within Vihiga municipality

Vihiga county headquarters ,Mbale Town is set get a major facelift after Governor H.E. Dr Wilberforce Ottichilo launched the second phase of Vihiga Municipality beautification project. The Governor was accompanied by Hon. Dr. Patrick Saisi - Deputy Governor, Vihiga County, Lands Committee Chair in the Vihiga County Assembly Hon. Francis Ukiru, Lugaga/Wamuluma Area MCA Hon, Victor Ijaika Bulemi among other key stakeholders.  The second phase of Mbale beautification is set to be completed in one year.  The

  1 year ago ago
Vihiga Governor launches the second phase of beautification within Vihiga municipality

HOME-GARDEN

Vihiga County set to receive Ksh 120M from European Union

Efforts to save the depleted Maragoli Hills Forest have picked a new momentum as the county government of Vihiga through the department of Environment, Water, Energy and Natural resources kicked off construction of the admiration block and establishment of tree nurseries at Gilwasti village in South Maragoli Ward on Thursday 21 May. While Laying the Foundation Cornerstone, Vihiga Governor Dr. Wilberforce Ottichilo said Vihiga County Government is set to receive a total of 120M from the European Union to aid

  1 year ago ago
Vihiga County set to receive Ksh 120M from European Union

POLITICS

ODM First term Governor reveals why he fully supports BBI

Vihiga County Governor Dr Wilberforce Ottichilo together with his Deputy Governor Patrick Saisi Vihiga have plegded to fully support the Building Bridges Initiative(BBI).  This was during the Celebrations of the 11th Mashujaa Day at the Kidundu stadium in Vihiga Sub-County.  The BBI report that is set to be released any time soon will see Vihiga County's allocation rise to 35% from 15% hence more allocations on projects and development of the county.  "Our revenue allocation is going to increase to 35% because

  1 year ago ago
ODM First term Governor reveals why he fully supports BBI

POLITICS

Pay health workers first before fumigating our markets, angry Vihiga Residents tell Governor Ottichilo

According to directorate of communication in Vihiga county, in a bid to prevent the spread of Covid-19 pandemic, Vihiga County launched a fumigation exercise on Tuesday 14th April 2020 that will cover all market centres in the County. Speaking during the launch, Vihiga Governor Dr Wilberforce Ottichilo said his administration is committed to ensuring the county is Covid-19 free. The embattled Governor also said that face masks are being made at Vocational Training Centres in the County will be distributed t

  1 year ago ago
Pay health workers first before fumigating our markets, angry Vihiga Residents tell Governor Ottichilo

HEALTH

"Herbal Medicine" should be promoted, say Kakamega and Vihiga County government's representatives

Patrick Saisi Vihiga deputy governor "If you can think down the line of setting up institutions where our sons and daughters will go to acquire skills on how they can get more knowledge on herbal medicine,that will help us fight diseases that erupts frequently in this Country",Vihiga deputy governor Patrick Saisi has stated. Speaking at Kakamega Golf Hotel in a meeting that brought herbal doctors from the region together,Patrick Saisi reiterated that regarding the outbreak of various diseases,their's need of

  10 months ago ago

POLITICS

"I Will Do Wonders If BBI Referendum Passes," Governor Assures His Residents

Governor Wilberforce Ottichilo has assured his residents that they will be the greatest beneficiaries of BBI if the referendum goes through.

  7 months ago ago

POLITICS

KESSHA Donates to the Covid-19 Emergency Response Committee in Vihiga County

Vihiga County Covid-19 Emergency Response Committee under the leadership of Governor Dr. Wilberforce Ottichilo on Friday 22 May received an assortment of equipment and foodstuffs towards combating Covid19 pandemic in the County from the Kenya Secondary Schools Heads Association (KESSHA) Vihiga Chapter.  The consignment was handed to the Governor by KESSHA Vihiga Chapter Chairman Albert Masiolo who doubles as Principal Friends School Senende high. In his address, the Governor was grateful to th

  1 year ago ago
KESSHA Donates to the Covid-19 Emergency Response Committee in Vihiga County