Signing of contract Kenya Shillings 7.7 Billion contract Multibillion Keben Dam Water Supply project by the Ag. CEO. CPA. Anthony Kisaka and the representatives Guangxi Hydroelectric Construction Bureau at the Board’s headquarters in Kakamega

LVNWSB Chair of Finance and Administration Committee Director Hezron Ripko presenting to Board Chair Hon Joseph Lagat the COG award for being the 2nd runners up in the Chairman of the year

LVNWSB Ag. CEO CPA. Anthony Kisaka recieves a trophy in the Champions of Governance Awards for being the Best institution in the Water Sector in Kenya in 2017

CS Water & Sanitation visits the LVNWSB stand during the 2018 World Water Day Celebrations held at the Mwasere Girls High School, Voi Sub-County, Taita-Taveta County

The LVNWSB Board of Directors and Management in a retreat for the development of the Board's 2017-2022 Strategic Plan

The CS National Treasury Hon. Henry Rotich (centre) together with PS Education Dr. Belio Kipsang (on his right) among other dignitaries during groundbreaking ceremony for the Kapkukto Community Water Supply Project in Elgeyo Marakwet County.

Lake Victoria North Water Services Board has received a Shs1.7 billion funding from the Belgium Government for the implementation of Vihiga Water Supply Project in Vihiga County.

LVNWSB top management in retreat for ISO 9001:2015 certification process

Kakamega Water Supply System in Chepsonoi - Tindinyo

LVNWSB Chairman in donation of water tank to one of beneficiary institutions

A team from the French Embassy with the LVNWSB CEO during review mission for the Kitale Water Supply Project

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    LVNWSB Chairman Joseph Lagat when he paid courtesy call to the Nandi County Commissioner

    LVNWSB Chairman Joseph Lagat when he paid courtesy call to the Nandi County Commissioner

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    A water supply system for the Sengwers; The Kapcherop Water Supply Project

    The indigenous people of Kapcherop Division


     

  • LVNWSB Chairman handing over Kabirirsang Water Project to the Nandi County government
    LVNWSB Chairman handing over Kabirirsang Water Project to the Nandi County government

    LVNWSB Chairman handing over Kabirirsang Water Project to the Nandi County government

  • Board shines in rural water supply
    Board shines in rural water supply

    It was another first for Lake Victoria North Water Services Board after being ranked the most improved Water Services Board in Kenya

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    Marathon

    The Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Water and Irrigation Hon. Eugene Wamalwa joined the Lake Victoria North Water Services Board led by the Chairman Hon. Joseph Lagat and CEO

The Institute of Certified Public Secretaries in its annual Champions of Governance Awards for 2017 feted Lake Victoria North Water Services Board for being the best organization in water services sector after beating all the other contesters in this category.

This year was the eighth edition for these awards since they were established eight years ago. This year’s awards ceremony was held at The Raddison Blu hotel in Upperhill-Nairobi on the 1st December, 2017.  In the same event, the Board also bagged the 2nd Runners up in the ‘Chairman of the year 2017’ category where the Chairman Hon. Joseph Lagat became the 2nd runners chairman in the awards.

The Award Ceremony was founded by the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (ICPSK), a professional membership association established by an Act of Parliament of Kenya.

The Institute inaugurated the Award for excellence in governance, titled the “ICPSK Champions of Governance (COG) Award” to be given to those organizations and individuals that exhibit the highest standards of practice of good governance, in line with its vision and mission. The Award is aimed at promoting practices in good governance in several categories.

LVNWSB acting Chief Executive Officer CPA. Anthony Kisaka led a team of staff including the Corporation Secretary Ms. Elizabeth Ngala in receiving the awards. While receiving the awards, CPA. Kisaka observed that the awards were a testimony to the Board’s commitment to operating at the highest standards and efficiency in governance. He noted that the achievement was a sum total of collaboration, hard work and determination of the Board of Directors, Management and Staff of the Board. He particularly thanked the Board of Directors under the leadership of the Hon. Jeseph Lagat for steering the institution in the right direction. He noted that through the able leadership of the Chairman, the Board has been able to make significant strides in expanding water and sanitation services access in its coverage area in the recent past.

The Champions of Governance Awards is organized in several categories including the water sector. In coming up with the best institution in each of the categories, the COG evaluates the various parameters including; The Board of Directors, Ethical Leadership and Corporate Citizenship, Accountability, Risk Management and Internal Control, Transparency and Disclosure, Shareholders Rights and Obligations, Stakeholders Relationship, Compliance with Laws and Regulations and Sustainability and Performance Management. Some of the parameters are applied discreetly, depending on the Sector/Organization set-up.

The final evaluation and assessment is done by a team of industry experts whose decision remain final and used for the awards.