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

MOWI CS Hon. Eugene Wamalwa in groundbreaking of Khasoko Water Supply Project borehole

LVNWSB @10. Board celebrates ten years of excellent services provision.

Kakamega Water Supply System in Chepsonoi - Tindinyo

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

A Solar powered water supply - LVNWSB has adopted such energy efficient supply systems

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

Latest News/ Updates

  • 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

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

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

  • Marathon
    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

News & Events

LVNWSB in MOU with KIRDI aimed and ensuring regular Supply from Kaimosi Water Supply

Lake Victoria North Water Services Board has gotten into a Memorandum of Understanding with Kenya Industrial Research and Development (KIRDI) to inaugurate a working relationship towards sustainable energy development that will see uninterrupted water supply from the Kaimosi Water Supply Scheme.

The MOU sets the broad framework for the collaboration and outlines the role of the parties in the development and utilization of the resources. The main purpose of this MOU is to create a framework for cooperation between the partners in pursuit of the objective of developing mini-hydro electricity generating plant at Galgoli Water fall situated in Kaimosi within Kaimosi Water Supply Grounds.

It is a sigh of relief for residents of Mumias Municipality and its environs with the coming into operation of the ultramodern Mumias Water Supply plant. The plant, whose construction has been going on for the last two years, was implemented by Lake Victoria North Water Services Board with joint financial support from the Government of the Republic of Kenya and World Bank through the International Development Association at a cost of over Kshs 1.6 billion. The Water Supply was constructed by a Chinese firm, Jiangxi Zhongmei Engineering Construction Co. Ltd and supervised by Mangat, I.B Patel and Partners Consulting Engineers.

Lake Victoria North Water Services Board has come up with a programme to incorporate extension of water supply to the informal settlements in its urban projects. The first towns to benefit from this programme are Eldoret and Mumisa towns. The Board sets to expand pipeline to select informal settlements in the two towns under the Water and Sanitation Improvements Programme, WaSSIP- Additional Financing. In this issue we shall highlight the case of the Mumias Informal Settlements Water Supply Programme.

As part of the Board’s corporate social responsibility and paying back to the community, the Board donated a 5,000m3 to Mwikhomo Primary School.

The tank donation was done during the annual joint thanksgiving service for the uniformed disciplined services, their families and the western region at the St. Josephs Cathedral, Kakamega on the 30th August, 2014. The event was presided over by Rt. Rev. Salesius Mugambi, the Bishop in Charge of the uniformed disciplined services of Kenya, and attended by His Excellency Hon. Wycliffe Ambetsa Oparanya, the Governor, Kakamega County.

The Government of Kenya has rolled out a water harvesting and storage programme for harvesting and storage of rain water. The programme involves construction of small dams and water pans in the rural areas for storage of rain water surface run off for both domestic uses, as well as for agricultural purposes including irrigation and souerce of drinking water for animals and livestock.

The indigenous people of Kapcherop Division, Elgeyo Marakwet County, the Sengwers, are set to benefit from a major water supply project courtesy of Lake Victoria North Water Services Board.
The Kapcherop Water Supply project estimated to cost over Kshs 108 million has been funded jointly by the World Bank and the Government of the Republic of Kenya, through the Ministry of Environment Water and Natural Resources under the Water and Sanitation Services Improvement Programme, additional financing (WaSSIP II).
The project which is mainly target the Sengwers, indigenous people of Kapcherop, is expected to be rolled out any time before the year ends.
An overhead tank constructed in the first phase of the Kapcherop Kapsowar Water Supply Project
An overhead tank constructed in the first phase of the Kapcherop Kapsowar Water Supply Project