Friday, March 1st 2019
Kitui Governor’s Press
Kitui County will participate in the 6th Annual Devolution Conference at Kirinyaga set to take place between 4th and 8th this month.
In a brief statement by Governor Charity Ngilu today, she clarified that the county will take part in the national conference.
“The County Government of Kitui will be in Kirinyaga for the Devolution Conference, ignore naysayers”. She posted.
The them of this year’s conference is “Deliver. Transform. Measure” with a clarion call of “Remaining Accountable” and is anchored on the big four agenda.
The Annual Devolution Conference provides a platform through which all stakeholders in devolution evaluate performance of both levels of governments in matters of policy, law, accountability, good governance, and service delivery, among others.
For the last 6 years, there have been concerted efforts to educate the public through word and deed of what devolution is and what it has achieved.
According to the Council of Governors, the overall objective of the conference is to safeguard the gains, enhance the understanding and appreciation of devolution as a system of governance that focuses on public accountability and learning new ways of socio-economic development and delivering services.