Tetheka Fund

The Makueni county government established a Fund – Makueni County Youth, Men, Women, Persons with Disability and Table banking Groups Empowerment Fund which aims at providing a fund that is accessible to all groups in the community. Step 1:  Visit www.makueni.go.ke/tetheka read through to check your eligibility or group eligibility Step 2:   Ensure that you…

Tusomeei Computer Nduani

Tusomeei Computer Nduani is an initiative by the Government of Makueni through the department of Education, Youth, Sports and ICT that allows youth access to free basic ICT training right at the village level. The program that is in its second year, has allowed for training of over 4000 youth through the established Community Information…

Bursaries and Scholarships

Makueni County government has spent Sh 265 million on bursaries and scholarships to support students from poor families to pursue education. Deputy Governor Adelina Mwau said the government is putting more resources on education as it acknowledges it is an investment for the future of the county. She said that the county has also been…

Kikima Dairy Plant

The Kikima Dairy Plant has the ability to process and pack 300 litres per hour and 6600 litres in a day. The dairy plant is owned by Kikima Dairy Farmers Cooperative Society who have already made contacts with several local supermarkets which will stock their products dubbed ‘MAKUENI FRESH milk’. The Dairy plant will now…

Makueni Fruit Processing Plant – Kalamba

The Makueni Fruit Processing Plant (MFPP) is a Government of Makueni County flagship project established in 2013/14 with the main objective of reducing post-harvest losses from 30% to 20% and stabilizing the market prices thus improving household incomes among mango farmers in Makueni. Mango farming is practiced by nearly 70% of all rural households in…