Archive for September, 2017

Maonyesho Ya Takataka Za Plastiki Katika Kaunti Ya Lamu

Maonyesho ya takataka za plastiki kwa mara ya kwanza yamefanyika katika kaunti ya Lamu kwenye ukumbi wa makavazi ya Lamu.

Maonyesho hayo yaliyofahamika kama Takataka Exhibition Lamu Fort,ni ya kuonyesha taka za plastiki zilizokusanywa katika fuo za bahari na watu wanaojitolea kufanya usafi baharini iliyowajumuisha baadhi ya vijana wa Lamu na wageni wanaoishi Lamu kutoka ngambo kwa ushirikiano na makavazi ya Lamu.

Akizungumza kama mgeni wa hishma katika maonyesho hayo gavana wa Lamu Fahim Twaha alifurahishwa na watu hao kuja na fikra hiyo ya kuhifadhi mazingira na kuwapongeza.

Twaha ametoa wito kwa wakaazi wa Lamu kuhifadhi mazingira na kutotupa taka ovyo ovyo. Wakati huo huo Gavana Twaha ametangaza kuwa atawaajiri kazi vijana waliojitolea kusafisha fuo za bahari wakiongozwa na Hassan Obo aliyejitolea kwa kazi hiyo kwa miaka 18.

Sherehe hiyo pia ilijumuisha wanafunzi wa shule za msingi za Lamu kwa kuwapa mafunzo ya umuhimu wa kuhifadhi mazingira ambapo waliofuzu walikabidhiwa shahada.

Gavana Wa Lamu Fahim Twaha Akiwa Katika Hospitali Ndogo Ya Faza

Gavana wa Lamu Fahim Twaha akiwa katika hospitali ndogo ya Faza akikutana na wafanyikazi wa hospitali hiyo ili kusikia kilio chao kufuatia mgomo unaoendelea. Wakitoa malalamishi yao muhudumu mmoja wa maabara alisema kuwa wao wanafaa kupatiwa marupurupu ya wito wa dharura kama vile wenzao madaktari. Naye gavana Twaha aliwasihi wahudumu hao wa afya kurudi kazini huku akisema kuwa anawashughulikia licha ya kuwa maswala yao yako kwa SRC.

Wavuvi Wa Matondoni Wapata Huduma Za Kawaida Kwa Mashini Za Boti

Idara ya uvuvi kaunti ya Lamu ikiongozwa na mkurugenzi wake Kamalu Shariff ikishirikiana na kampuni ya kuuza mashine za boti ya Captain Andy’s Fishing Supply Ltd wakiwa na wavuvi wa Matondoni ili kupeana huduma za kawaida kwa mashine zilizopeanwa na serekali ya kaunti kwa mkopo.

Huduma hizo zimepeanwa kwa bai nafuu ili kuwasaidia wavuvi hao pamoja na kuwahamasisha dhidi ya kuzifanyia huduma za kawaida mashine hizo kila mda unapohitajika .

Wavui hao wameishukuru kaunti ya Lamu kwa huduma hiyo muhimu . Mashine hizo zilipeanwa kwa mkopo na serekali ya kaunti na sasa kupitia uongozi wa gavana Fahim Twaha ametangaza
kuwa atafutilia mbali madeni hayo.

Msaada Wa Kimapato Wa Ustawi Na Elimu Kutoka Kwa Shirika la Plan International

Nyumba 116 kutoka kaunti ya Lamu zimefuzu baada ya kupokea msaada wa kimapato wa ustawi na elimu kutoka kwa shirika la
Plan International kwa ushirikiano na shirila la USAID chini ya muavuli wa mpango wa “NILINDE”.

Mpango huo wa NILINDE ulikuwa unalenga kuzisaidia familia zenye watoto mayatima na zile ambazo zina watu ambao wako katika hali hatarishi katika kaunti ya Nairobi na Pwani.
Watoto hao pamoja na familia zao wamefaidika na karo za shule,sare pamoja na kupewa mifugo ili kujikimu kimaisha.
Familia hizo 116 ni za kwanza kufuzu kutoka kwa zaidi ya familia 2000 kutoka kaunti ya Lamu.

Akihudhuria sherehe za mahafali kwenye familia hizo gavana wa Lamu Fahim Twaha amewashukuru wahisani hao kwa niaba ya familia zao kwa kazi yao mzuri.
Aidha amewashukuru wazazi kwa kuwakaribisha wahisani hao majumbani mwao.

Wakati huo huo gavana Twaha ameyashukuru mashirika ya Akhghan na World Vision kwa kukubali kuupokea mradi huo ili kuuwendeleza baada ya mda wa watangulizi wao kukamilika.
Wale walionufaika na mradi huo na kufuzu walipokea shada kutoka kwa shirika hilo la Plan International.

Gavana Wa Lamu Akutana Na Wahundumu Wa Afya Katika Hospitali Ya King Fahad

Gavana wa Lamu Fahim Twaha amekutana na wahudumu wa afya katika hospitali ya King Fahad na kutaka kusikia kilio chao kufuatia mgomo wa wauguzi na maafisa wa kiliniki unaoendelea.

Wakitoa malalamishi yao wafanyikazi hao wa afya wamemuelezea gavana Twaha kuwa hawakuridhishwa na mabadiliko yaliyofanywa na tume ya kukadiria mishahara ya wafanyikazi wa umma (SRC)ambapo wameteremshwa daraja.

Aidha wamemuelezea gavana Twaha kuwa tume hiyo ya kukadiria mishahara imewapatia mambo ambayo hawakuitisha.

Wafanyikazi hao wa afya wamemtaka gavana Twaha kuchukua malalamishi yao na kuyawasilisha kwa baraza la magavana nchini  ili yazingatiwe.

Kwa upande wake gavana Twaha amewahakikishia wafanyikazi hao kuwa atafanya kila liwizalo kuhakikisha kuwa matakwa yao yamezingatiwa.

Aidha gavana Twaha ametoa wito kwa  wafanyikazi hao wa afya kutumia njia ya mazungumzo kwanza kabla ya kuchukua hatua za kugoma.

Twaha amesema mlango wake uko wazi na wakati wowote wanapomuhitaji yuko tayari kuwasikiliza.

Baada ya kikao hicho na wafanyikazi wa sekta ya afya katika hospitali ya King Fahad gavana Twaha alifululiza hadi katika hospitali ya Mpeketoni ili kukutana na wafanyikazi wake.

Aidha hapo kesho atatembelea hospitali ndogo ya kaunti huko Faza.

 

Official Opening Of Second Assembly

The Governor of Lamu Fahim Yassin Twaha addressing members of Lamu County Assembly on the official opening of the Second Assembly. H.E emphasized on dealing with fraud and corrupt officers in the county government. He assured proper utilization of the funds allocated to the county. The governor also identified the risk faced by health sector from nurse’s strike and the ongoing clinical officer’s strike which may pause danger to the people of Lamu.

He promised to improve the sector by far. Poverty eradication was also the agenda whereby the governor promised land owners to be issued with tittle deeds so that they can continue with their investment. The governor also touched on improving the water sector by initiating a project that would transfer water from river Tana to Lamu.

Education was greatly addressed where ECDE’s would be issued with computers to introduce the young brains to digitization, improving polytechnics to engage youths in self job appointment was also featured, and not to forget the needy in education by providing equity scholarship and bursaries. A motion on the same to be passed in the Assembly. H.E also touched on improving security in the county government, by providing the government lands for constructions of many police booths that would beef in security. Lastly but not the least, He urged the members to corporate well in making decisions for the people of Lamu.

Governor’s Condolences To The People Of Hindi

Press Release:
H.E Governor Fahim Yasin Twaha and Lamu County Government sends condolences to the families and people of Hindi for the loss of their loved ones due to the terrorist attacks that occurred in Hindi Ward on 6th September 2017.
He condemns with strongest terms the heinous and cowardice attacks in Bobo village by suspected Alshabab militants.

H.E the Governor who is away on an official visit abroad has instructed his officials to assist the families on burial arrangements.
He is calling on security apparatus to respond instantly on terrorism intelligence so that we can prevent more deaths in future.