The Role and Functions of County Governments

The functions of County Governments in Kenya are enshrined in the Constitution. County governments in Kenya are one of the two arms of government. The other arm is the National Government. Article 1(4) of the … Continue Reading

Duties of a Village Administrator in Kenya

The duties of a Village Administrator in Kenya are important for the county administration at the village level. Section 52 of the County Governments Act establishes the Office of the Village Administrator in each village. … Continue Reading

Role of a Sub-County Administrator in Kenya

The duties of a Sub-County administrator in Kenya are important for the county administration at the sub-county level. Section 50 of the County Governments Act establishes the Office of the Sub-County Administrator in each Sub-County. … Continue Reading

Role of the County Assembly Clerk in Kenya

The duties of the County Assembly Clerk in Kenya are important in the County Assembly itself. The Clerk of the County Assembly is appointed by the County Assembly Service Board with the approval of the … Continue Reading

The Role and Functions of a County Governor

The role and functions of a County Governor in Kenya are important in the county government setup. One of the most important elective positions in Kenya is that of a county governor. The major role … Continue Reading

Role of the Members of the County Assembly

The role of the Members of the County Assembly (MCAs) or Ward Representatives in Kenya is diverse but indispensable. They are a key component of the county governments and sustain the counties’ existence. Yours truly … Continue Reading

Functions of County Executive Committee

The role and functions of the county executive committee in Kenya are largely managerial and administrative at the county level. The county executive committee is in charge of managing, coordinating and implementing county government plans … Continue Reading

Qualifications for County Executive Committee

Section 35 of the County Governments Act contains the qualifications and considerations for the appointment of a county executive committee member in Kenya. Appointment of a member of the county executive committee When nominating the … Continue Reading

The Functions of the County Chief Officers

The functions of county chief officers in Kenya are important in running the county executive. Section 45 of the County Governments Act provides for the position of the county chief officers. Whenever a vacancy arises … Continue Reading

Role and Functions of the County Secretary

The functions of the County Secretary in Kenya are important in the coordination of the county executive. Section 44 of the County Governments Act establishes The Office of the County Secretary. Qualifications for a County … Continue Reading

Functions of the County Education Board

The Basic Education Act of 2013 stipulates the functions of the County Education Board in Kenya. The County Education Board is an agent of the National Education Board. Section 18 of the Basic Education Act … Continue Reading

Role and Functions of the Deputy President

The functions of the Deputy President of Kenya emanate from the Presidency. As the name implies, the Deputy President deputises the President. He or she is an important part of the national executive arm of … Continue Reading