County sets Sh3.3b budget to end poverty
SEE ALSO :Drivers miffed by transfers“We will focus more on development projects that will create wealth for employment and poverty alleviation. That is why we have put more emphasis on education, health, water, and agriculture and livestock production. We have also set aside a substantial amount of money for tourism and mining development,” he said. According to the proposed budget, about Sh175.7 million help improve infrastructure in schools to help address poor standards of education, Sh 113 million for agriculture to boost food security, Sh524.2 million for health, while mining and tourism development have each been allocated Sh17 million. “The county government will improve nursery and primary schools,” he said.
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