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.

Ajenda Zangu Kwa Watu Wa Lamu

Baada ya kula kiapo cha kuchukua usukani kama gavana wa jimbo la Lamu mnamo siku ya Ijumaa 18, Agosti, 2017, Muhishimiwa Fahim Yassin Twaha alihutubia halaiki ya watu eneo maarufu la mikutano ya kisiasa la Mkunguni.

Kwa ujumla hutba ya mstahiki gavana Fahim, ilisheheni wito wa umoja na amani na kuwataka wananchi wa Lamu kusahau yaliyopita katika ulingo wa kisiasa na badala yake kufanya kazi kwa bidii na upendo na kuahidi kuwatumikia wote kwa usawa ili kuipeleka mbele kaunti ya Lamu.

“Nawaahidi nyote, nitawatumikia nyote mulionipigia kura na ambao hamukunipigia kura, maanake nyote ni wananchi wa Lamu na nyote ni ndugu zangu na wanangu na nyote niwalipaji kodi ile huduma tunayowapa sio hisani nawafanyia, ni wajibu natekeleza” Fahim aliihakikishia hadhira.


Gavana Fahim aidha aliwapongeza viongozi wote waliochaguliwa pamoja naye akiwemo Rais Uhuru Kenyatta na kutaka ushirikiano na viongozi wote na hata wale walioshindwa.


Pia katika hutba yake Gavana Fahim alitaja mambo kadhaa ambayo atayapatia kipao mbele katika siku za mwanzo za uongozi wake kwenye serekali yake:-

1. Haja ya kusafisha mji wa Lamu.
2. Kuratibu upya usambazaji wa maji katika kaunti mzima ya Lamu kwa ushirikiano na serekali ya kitaifa.
3. Kuweka usalama baharini ili kupunguza ajali.
4. Kuweka helkopta ambayo itasaidia watu ikitokea dharura ya kiafya katika sehemu za mbali kama vile Kiunga.
5. Kuweka vifaa vya mawasiliano kwa kila chombo baharini.
6. Kuhakikisha kila mtoto katika kaunti ya Lamu amepata elimu hadi chuo kikuu.
7. Kuweka chuo cha mafunzo ya ubaharia na bandari.
8. Watoto elfu 10 kila mwaka watapata kazi.
9. Kuweka trola kwa wavuvi.
10. Kuwapimia ardhi watu wa Lamu.
11. Kuimarisha utalii.
12. Kuustawisha mji wa Manda.
13. Kuwaondolea deni wale waliopata machine za boti.
14. Kuweka feri katika eneo la Mtangawanda.
15. Kupunguza idadi ya wagonjwa wanosafirishwa kupata matibau ya ziada katika kaunti nyingine.

Kufunguliwa Rasmi Kwa Social Hall Ya Mkunumbi

Gavana wa jimbo la kaunti ya Lamu mheshimiwa Issa Timamy  akiwa Mkunimbi pamoja na sipika wa bunge wa kaunti ya Lamu Mohamed Hashim akifungua rasmi Social Hall ya Mkunumbi, wakaazi wa Mkunumbi walikuwa na furaha zisokua na kifani na kutabasam kwao ilikua ni kama ndoto kwa kujengewa Hall na Serekali ya Kaunti ya Lamu ikiomgozwa na Mstahiki Gavana Issa Timamy,katika hotuba yake Gavana alisema atawajengea soko kubwa na kituo kikubwa cha mabasi ili kuwe kuiboresha biashara katika Mkunimbi.

Ramani Ya Maendeleo Ya Kaunti Ya Lamu Yazinduliwa

Serikali ya kaunti ya Lamu kupitia wizara ya Ardhi, Maji na Miundo msigi ikishirikiana na shirika la WWF imezindua rasmi ramani ya maendelo ya kaunti ya Lamu tarehe 12/7/2017 katika eneo la Mkunguni.
Kulingana na katiba ya Kenya ni lazma kwa kila kaunti kuwa na ramani ya maendeleao, nayo kaunti ya Lamu inayoongozwa na Gavana Issa Abdallah Timamy imeweza kuwa kaunti ya kwanza kutayarisha na kuzindua ramani hiyo.
Utayarishaji wa  ramani hii umechukua mda wa zaidi miaka miwili hadi kukamilika kwake na  imeigharimu serikali ya kaunti ya Lamu milioni thelathini(30Million).
Akiongea katika hafla hiyo, iliyohudhuriwa na Gavana wa Lamu na Naibu wake, maafisa wa National Land Commission, maafisa wa shirika la KWS na mawiziri tofauti kutoka serilaki ya kaunti ya Lamu, waziri wa Ardhi kaunti ya Lamu,Bi. Amina Rashid alisema kuwa ramani hiyo ni muhimu kwa kaunti ya Lamu kwani inatoa muongozo wa kutekeleza miradi na kuhifadhi rasili mali za kaunti hii.

Download Links for the Full Report:

VOLUME I_THE LAMU CSP MAY 2017_FINAL

VOLUME II_THE LAMU CSP MAY 2017_FINAL

VOLUME III_THE LAMU CSP MAY 2017_FINAL

VOLUME IV_GIS OUTPUT REPORT COMBINED

 

Lamu County Spatial Plan 2016-2026

The Lamu County Spatial Plan (2016-2026) addresses the aforesaid challenges in order to improve the standards of living of the people through employment creation, reduction of poverty, and creation of wealth as well guide sustainable development. The plan also provides comprehensive strategies and policy guidelines to solve the
problems of rural and urban development, industry, infrastructure and human settlement, ecotourism and sustainable environmental management. The implementation plan will be a major milestone towards securing biodiversity hot spots, sustainable management of natural resources and improvement of the quality of life and
well being of the residents of Lamu County.

Download Links for the Full Report:

VOLUME I_THE LAMU CSP MAY 2017_FINAL

VOLUME II_THE LAMU CSP MAY 2017_FINAL

VOLUME III_THE LAMU CSP MAY 2017_FINAL

VOLUME IV_GIS OUTPUT REPORT COMBINED

 

 

Vifaa Vya Uvuvi Vyatolewa Kwa Wavuvi Tchundwa

Wavuvi kutoka mjini Tchundwa eneo bunge la Lamu mashariki,hapo mano tarehe 7/08/2017 walinufaika na vifaa vya uvuvi kutoka kwa serekali ya kaunti ya Lamu.

Katika sherehe iliyoongozwa na mstahiki gavana Issa Timamy,wavuvi hao walipokea mashine za boti pamoja na mitungi yake,cooler box na mishipi ya kuvulia samaki.

Timamy amesema lengo lake ilikuwa ni kupeana machine za boti bila malipo lakini ndoto hiyo yake ili pingwa na baadhi ya wawakilishi wa kaunti.

Timamy ameongeza kusema kuwa kilichomsikitisha zaidi jambo hilo kwanza lilipingwa na aliyekuwa muwakilishi wa wadi ya Kiunga

Gavana Timamy amewaahidi wavuvi kuwa endapoatachaguliwa tena atahakikisha kuwa madeni hayo ya mashine za boti yatafutiliwa mbali.

Kizingitini Youth Polytechnic Yafunguliwa Upya

Gavana wa Lamu Issa Timamy amekifungua upya chuo cha kiufundi cha vijana huko Kizingitini baada ya kuachwa kwamda mrefu na utawala uliopita.

Chuo hiko kilicho katika eneo bunge la Lamu mashariki kilijengwa na serekali ya ujarumani na badaye kuchukuliwa na serekali  ya Kenya na hatimaye kufungwa kutokana na usimamizi mbaya na kuharibika kwa miundo msingi yake.

Mafunzo ya kiufundi kama vile useremala,ushonaji wa nguo na masomo ya tarakilishi yalikuwa yakifundishwa.

Baada ya kujakwa serekali ya kaunti chini ya mstahiki gavana Issa Timamy chuo hiki kimekarabatiwa na  kupata sura mpya.

Chuo hiko kilichosajiliwa na wizara ya elimu sasa kinasimamiwa na serekali ya kaunti ya Lamu na kupata jina la Kizingitini Vocational Training Center.

Tayari vifaa vimewekwa na waalimu na mafunzo yanatarajiwa kuanza mara moja.

Akizungumza baada ya kufungua upya chuo hicho, gavana Issa Timamy amewarai wazazi kutoka eneo hilo na sehemu nyingine jirani kuhakikisha kuwa wamewapeleka vijana kwa mafunzo hayo hasa wale ambao hawakuweza kuendelea kimasomo kwa kupata alama za chini.