KVDA


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KVDAKenya Voluntary Development Association (est. 1962)
KVDAKerio Valley Development Authority (Kenya)
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CEO of KVDA David Kimosop said the Arror multi-purpose project will cost Sh35 billion while Kimwarer project is estimated to cost Sh28 billion.
KVDA recently introduced a new 22,000 square foot state-of-the-art broadcast center that features the latest newsroom technologies and various energy efficient features.
The functions of KVDA should be transferred to counties and their assets transferred to North Rift Economic Bloc (Noreb),' said Nanok.
The mandate of KVDA has been taken over by counties.
The region produces an average of 25,000 tonnes of mangoes annually but KVDA is looking to encourage farmers to increase production to 250,000 tonnes in the next one year.
Kimosop said KVDA, which is implementing the project.
The dams, which will be funded by the national government through KVDA, have been facing opposition from communities living around the proposed sites, who say they were not adequately consulted by KVDA before deciding to establish the dams.
He urges KVDA and local leaders to enhance public participation and civic education to avoid raising suspicion among residents.
Residents of Kipsaiya, where Aror will be built, say KVDA is being used by politicians to establish the dam for selfish reasons.
Edward Yego questions why KVDA is rushing to form an implementation committee even before an environmental impact assessment is concluded.
KVDA Managing Director David Kimosop added,"We have set aside Sh10 million for the construction of several greenhouses to cushion the community against hunger, and resorts to promote tourism.