County tourism benefits from devolution
SEE ALSO :Tour vehicles customisation comes of ageOuko is also the National Secretary for Intergovernmental Sectorial Forum on Tourism and the coordinator for all the 47 county tourism directors. He said Kisumu will set up a convention centre to take advantage of its prime location in the region and tap into conference tourism, establish an amusement park as well as luxury boats and small ships on Lake Victoria. A private developer was also keen to develop an eco-lodge and resort on Nyakegere islands, said the officer. Ouko said the recent visit to Kisumu by the Russian Deputy Prime Minister during a global chess tournament where he flew direct from Russia was indication that Kisumu International Airport could handle global flights.
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