Trade, Tourism and Industry
These sectors are vital spurring our economic growth. We intend to:
- Support formation of SACCOs for small businesses like Jua kali;
- Develop tourism sceneries, animal parks and botanical gardens;
- Establish processing and manufacturing industries;
- Increase trading activities by attracting investors;
- Consider merit in awarding tenders and contracts; and
- Acquire land and establish industrial parks at the urban centres
- Develop Epz areas with cheap power supplies from our hydros , constant water supplies and other services to provide employment .
- Provide credit and other support to SMEs.
- Seek resources from the central government, and international partners to reticulate electricity in our county and further facilitate the Sale of Solar panels to light up our rural areas. Besides I intend to harness our water resources for hydroelectric power generation, as well as the wind power.
I will seek for cheaper loans from banks trading within our county for the sake of our financing the purchase of proper public transport buses. I will Endeavour to provide safe and reliable modes of transport for our people. In addition I will also find ways of utilising our resources for power generation.
I will establish proper communication channels to the county residents and development partners. This will assist in disseminating development issues and getting feedback from the public.
In addition, we will:
- Ensure proper use of county roads;
- Harness wind and water for power generation;
- Ensure reliable supply of electricity to urban and rural areas;
- Ensure all public transport vehicles observe sanity in discharging their services; and
- Promote investment in ICT to increase trade and literacy