Monthly Archives: March, 2016

Sh1.2m transformer purchased to ease water scarcity in Teso North

Busia County Government has purchased a transformer worth Sh1.2million  to  avert water scarcity in Teso North Sub County.   Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong who made a tour of the area  said  the transformer will help pump water to Malakisi hills  before it is distributed  to adjoining areas via gravity. ” As a stop gap measure before a permanent solution was found  water bowzers…

Bunyala Residents laud County Government over creation of waterways

Bunyala residents  have lauded Busia  County Government  for  creation of waterways which they said  has  helped  alleviate flood menace . The  creation of waterways  through the  removal of  water hyacinth  has  helped  residents access  the adjoining highlands  which  ease,,” said  a coxswain   Francis  Ouma. The residents  delivered  their  appreciation to  County Director of Public Administration Robert…

Busia traders petition County Government over forced eviction by security officers

Busia Traders on Tuesday petitioned Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong over forced eviction by security officers at Sofia along the Kenya-Uganda border. Armed Prisons officers allegedly pounced on the women hawkers on Tuesday morning and damaged their goods, thus sparking off protests from small scale traders who marched through the streets of Busia to the County…