Departments

 Vision

          Mission

To be a leading and dynamic department in education, training, research, innovation and automation of service delivery for sustainable Development.

To provide, promote, coordinate quality and appropriate education, training, and ICT integration for effective and efficient service delivery.

Mandate

1.      Recruit, induct and train ECDE teachers and youth polytechnic instructors

2.      Ensure modernisation of public service by introduction of modern technology and innovative procedures and systems to improve service delivery.

3.      Development of county communication capacity and infrastructure.

4.      Promotion of E-government services in the county.

5.      To identify and nature talent and promote innovation.

6.      Prepare bills, policies and regulations.

7.      Sensitize the public on  gender and disability mainstreaming, access to education, environmental issues, health and safety issues.

8.      Promote access, equity, quality and relevant training in youth polytechnic, ECDE and ICT.

9.      Promote integrity, transparency and good governance.

Strategic Objectives

  • Promotion of access, equity, quality and relevant trainings in our educational institutions
  • Promote integration of Information and Communication Technology(ICT) in our educational institutions and public service delivery
  • Strengthen strategic partnerships and linkages in Youth Training, early childhood education and ICT.
  • Promotion of good governance and guidance and counselling in our institutions
  • Revitalize, upgrade and refurbish youth polytechnics, ECDE and ICT as well initiation of income generating activities in our Youth Polytechnics
  • To initiate, sensitize and implement policies on youth polytechnics, ECDE and ICT

ECDE

Public pre-school education has experienced unprecedented tremendous growth in the county. They are well distributed in the six sub-counties as indicated in the table below

Sub CountyNo of ECDE CentresEnrollment
Baringo North 148 9,784
Koibatek 120 10,186
Baringo Central 152 8,152
Mogotio 141 7,343
Baringo South 87 6,729
Tiaty 157 11,505
Total 805 53,505

Already, the County Government has employed 1786 ECDE teachers to ensure ECDE children are equipped with skills and knowledge that will enable them join primary schools.

Flagship Projects

The sector will implement the following flag ship projects cutting across the County in the plan period 2013-2017.

Project NameCost Estimate (Ksh)
Construction of 372 ECDE Centres in primary schools in Baringo County 850 M
Construction of 4 new ECDE Centres per sub county 360 M
Construction of 6 new and Upgrading of 12 youth polytechnics in the county 540M
Construction of 1 Community Resource Centre per ward 300M
Establishment of one Integrated Special school per Sub-County 180M
Setting up a County Bursary, Scholarship Fund 300M
Construction of 24 primary school classrooms/ infrastructure per ward in Baringo county 1.1B
Construction of ICT Incubation centres in all Sub Counties  

In addition, the County Government of Baringo has established a Ksh. 30 million bursary fund scheme for its bright and needy students. Each ward will receive Ksh. 1 million to award to students in secondary schools and trainees in technical institutions.80% of the total amount will be allocated to students in secondary schools, while the remaining 20% will go to trainees in youth polytechnics and technical institutions.

Information Communication Technology (ICT) Sector

 

Information Communication technology (ICT), plays a significant role in the development of Baringo County and contributes to over 60% of the Kenya’s Economy. In this digital era, Baringo County prides itself of a number of globally competitive ICT firms and local startup computer institutions. The ICT sector is in the process of developing integrated systems to run all the County’s affairs, which include and not limited to; fleet management, Revenue collection, e- staff management- records management, among others systems. This will help fast track daily operations for quick decision making. The County’s website www.baringo.go.ke is up and running. It is maintained by ICT staff and Bunifu technologies. All departments are giving information on their current developments to be posted on the website. The ICT center which has been set up at kabarnet with the support of World Best friends(WBO) and Korean International Agency(KOICA) both South Korean Organizations, will be the county’s premier for industrialization science and technology. It will champion the development of innovation ideas and attract direct foreign investment .This will position the county as an ICT hub. The County Government is also keen to increase public sector productivity by enabling the delivery of services through utilization and management of information systems to run its operations .There is a lot of work to be done to ensure fiber optic network reaches everywhere in the County. Key for harmonious implementation of ICT, programme for the County, is supportive legislative framework and policies to fast track integration of ICT in all services. The county Assembly will make appropriate laws and guidelines to steer ICT programme implementation in the county. In addition,the County is developing comprehensive ICT4D strategy involving all stakeholders and sectors in the County.

Flagship Projects in the ICT sector.

  • Networking of Baringo County Government offices (structured cabling)
  • Installation of CCTV cameras/security systems
  • Installation of VOIP in the County Headquarters, towns and sub counties
  • Upgrading of County’s Website
  • Purchase of ERP system to control revenue, fleet, records among others to enhance smooth flow of operations
  • Construction of ICT incubation centres in all sub-countys to nurture talents and innovative ideas.

 

A.    Mission

News & Events

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    March 31, 2017

  • Proposed Department of Trade, Tourism & Enterprise Development Projects for the Financial Year 2016-2017

     

    January 26, 2017

  • Proposed Trade, Tourism & Enterprise Development Projects for the Financial Year 2016-2017

     

    November 21, 2016

  • Proposed Health Projects for the Financial Year 2016-2017

     

    November 17, 2016

  • Proposed Water and Irrigation Projects for the Financial Year 2016/2017

     

    November 9, 2016

  • Sell your maize to NCPB, Cheboi advises Baringo farmers

    November 9, 2016

  • Education Tender Advert

     

    November 7, 2016

  • Transport and Infrastructure Tender Advert for Projects 2016 2017

    Tender Advert

    November 4, 2016

  • Proposed Education and ICT projects for FY 2016/2017

    Education and ICT Projects

    November 4, 2016

  • Department of Transport and Infrastructure

    Tender Notice

    November 4, 2016

  • DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT AND INFRASTRUCTURE

    Tender Notice

    November 4, 2016

  • Proposed Livestock Projects for the Financial Year 2016-2017.

     

    November 3, 2016

  • KABARTONJO TOWN DUMPSITE

    October 28, 2016

  • ELDAMA RAVINE TOWN SEWERAGE PLANT

    October 28, 2016

  • MOGOTIO TOWNSHIP CEMETERY

    October 28, 2016

  • MOGOTIO TOWNSHIP DUMPSITE

    October 28, 2016

  • MOGOTIO TOWNSHIP DUMPSITE

    October 28, 2016

  • H.E CHEBOI MASHUJAA DAY SPEECH

    October 21, 2016

  • Water and Irrigation advert 2016 /17 tenders

     

    October 18, 2016

  • Kabarnet Agricultural show

     

    October 14, 2016

  • Renal services at County Referal Hospital

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    September 29, 2016

  • PROPOSED RENOVATION OF RAVINE MARKET

     

    September 26, 2016

  • PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV TO BENEFIT IN THE NEW STRATEGIC PLAN

     

     

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    September 21, 2016

  • HEALTH JOB VACANCIES

     


     

    September 20, 2016

  • Tirioko Ward Office Advert

    September 20, 2016

  • BARINGO COUNTY HEALTH ADVERT FOR VACANT POSITIONS

    September 16, 2016

  • BARINGO COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD HEALTH JOB ADVERT

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    September 16, 2016

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    September 16, 2016

  • BARINGO COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD HEALTH JOB ADVERT

    Health advert-September 2016

    September 16, 2016

  • SHORTLISTING OF 25TH APRIL 2016 JOB APPLICATIONS

    SHORTLISTING OF 25TH APRIL 2016 JOB APPLICATION

    June 2, 2016

  • SHORTLISTING OF 25TH APRIL 2016 JOB APPLICATIONS

    Warning Disclaimer to the General public by the

    June 2, 2016

  • MADARAKA DAY CELEBRATION SPEECH BY H.E BENJAMIN CHEBOI, EBS, GOVERNOR – BARINGO COUNTY - 1ST JUNE, 2016

    June 2, 2016

  • WARNING AGAINST CONMEN IN EMPLOYMENT

    May 9, 2016

  • North Rift Dialogue on Land and Security Conference

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    April 11, 2016

  • Baringo County Job Advert

    New Job Advert 2016

    April 8, 2016

  • Environmnet CS Wakhungu to start revoking process of Mukutani land Gazette notice

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    April 6, 2016

  • Baringo County Government begins disbursement of Kshs 27.6 million bursary fund

    Baringo County Government on Tuesday kicked off

    March 17, 2016

  • Governor Cheboi lauds Mukutani dispensary staff for emergency response in food poisoning case (2/3/2016)

    Governor Benjamin Cheboi has expressed gratitud

    March 17, 2016

  • Governor Cheboi tells off critics over location of Drought Resilience projects (3/3/2016)

    H.E the Governor Benjamin Cheboi has dismissed

    March 17, 2016

  • Don’t engage in politics, Governor Cheboi tells Civil Society Organizations (10/3/2016)

    Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have been ad

    March 17, 2016

  • THE GREAT RIFT EASTER CARAVAN TOUR OF BARINGO 2016 ITINERARY

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    March 16, 2016

  • New Site Online

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    January 27, 2016

  • Allow Kisii University Campuses time to comply with higher education guidelines, Cheboi tells CUE

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    January 26, 2016

  • Governor Cheboi starts 5 day development tour of Tiaty

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    January 21, 2016

  • Baringo signs joint food security plan with WFP

    The county government of Baringo and the World

    January 13, 2016

  • Baringo’s livestock sub sector strategy on course: Governor Cheboi

    Programmes initiated by Baringo County Governme

    January 9, 2016

Information & Services

Baringo County

Location

Baringo County

Address

P.O BOX 53-30400,
Kabarnet

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baringo.go.ke

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