The CS Ministry of Water & Sanitation Hon. Simon Chelugui among others when they paid a courtesy call to the Uasin Gishu County Governor H.E. Hon. Jackson Manadago

The CS Ministry of Water & Sanitation Hon. Simon Chelugui accompanied by Vihiga County Governor Hon. Wilberforce Ottichilo Ground Breaking of Kaimosi Water Supply Projec

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 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

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

The Deputy President H.E. William S. Ruto presiding over the Commissioning of The Ellegerini Pipeline & Expansion of Kapsoya Treatment Works in Eldoret town, Uasin Gishu County.

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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

  • 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


     

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    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

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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

It was another first for Lake Victoria North Water Services Board after being ranked the most improved Water Services Board in Kenya in sanitation coverage nationally in addition to also being the most improved in both water and sanitation coverage in the rural areas of the country.

This was according the 2012/2013 Annual Water Sector Review Report, an annual publication published by state department of water under the Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources to show annual trends in water and sanitation services provision in the country.