Gender-Based Violence Report Unveiled

Bomet Gender Based Violence Report Unveiled Bomet Governor Dr. Hillary Barchok has decried the rising cases of gender based violence (GBV) within the County and called for a more responsive rescue mechanism for survivors. Speaking when he hosted Jhpiego country director, Dr. Stephen Mutwiwa and the county commissioner Geoffrey Omoding, Dr. Barchok noted that GBV…

Dr Barchok Fetes World Champions During Mashujaa Day

Dr Barchok Fetes World Champions During Mashujaa Day Bomet Governor Dr. Hillary Barchok led Bomet residents in celebrating Mashujaa day celebrations at Konoin Baraza Park Mogogosiek on Sunday. Dr. Barchok celebrated the late Dr. Joyce Laboso as a real heroine who introduced sweeping reforms that have triggered development in various sectors setting Bomet on an…

Chemaner Injerian Water Project Commissioned

Governor Dr. Barchok Commissions Injerian Water Project during a Development tour of Chemaner Ward. Bomet Governor Dr. Hillary Barchok on 11th October 2019 commissioned Chemaner Injerian Water project during a development tour of Chemaner Ward, Bomet East Sub-county. Speaking during the visit, Dr. Barchok said that the county government is committed to ensuring that there…

Hope For Cancer Patients As Oncology Unit Is Launched

Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki has today launched an Oncology unit in Longisa County Referral Hospital which will offer Chemotherapy to Cancer patients in Bomet County and the entire South Rift region. Speaking during the launch, the CS observed that the milestone will ease the burden of Cancer patients having to travel to Nairobi or…

Boost for Milk Farmers as Five Milk Coolers Flagged off

Bomet Deputy Governor Dr. Hillary Barchok on 4th July 2019 flagged off 5 milk coolers in Bomet stadium. The 2,000 and 3,000-litre capacity coolers will be distributed to 5 different milk cooperatives within the county namely; Chepkalwal, Longisa, Balek, Kiptulwa and Kokiche. The Agriculture Department had earlier on received 3 other coolers making a total of…

Bomwasco Moves In To Conserve Nyangores River

Bomet County Water and Sewerage Company (BOMWASCO) has patnered with Sustainable Water Patnership (SWP), Green for Africa Foundations and other stakeholders in a bid to conserve Nyangores River whose water levels have kept diminishing over the years. Speaking during a stakeholders’ meeting held today, BOMWASCO MD David Koech expressed concern that the river, which is…