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On 14-day working leave

Following a Presidential Directive, all Cabinet secretaries, Principal Secretaries, Chief Administrative Secretaries and the Attorney-General will take a working leave and will only attend to national emergencies during this period. Part of the working leave is to visit projects within their dockets and monitor progress as well as unlock any challenges. PS Public Works Maj. […]

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e-Library on alternative & affordable building materials in the works

A team of officers from the State Department for Public Works with experts from the ICT ministry busy at work developing an e-library for the Kenya Building Research Centre (KBRC). They are in Naivasha at the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organisation Centre (KALRO). The e-library alongside a website will go a long way in […]

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Welcome Hon. Wavinya Ndeti!

The Principal Secretary Public Works and his Secretary Adminstration, Mr. Ikua, flanked by departmental heads welcomed Hon. Wavinya Ndeti to the State Department for Public Works following her appointment as Chief Administrative Secretary at the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development, and Public Works. She will play an oversight role over the Public Works […]

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New blood to boost the State Department

State Department for Public Works PS, Major General(Retired Gordon Kihalangwa addressing newly employed staff today at KBRC building’s auditorium. He advised them to maintain professionalism in their work at all times. He also underscored the need for respect for their seniors. A total of 162 officers have joined the State Department. They include architects, engineers, […]

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View from the top of Longonot

State Department for Public Works staff at the peak of my.Longonot today. They were in Longonot for a team building event largely involving climbing the mountain. It took them one and a half hours to reach the apex. Majority made it to the top and only a handful fell by the wayside. The team was […]

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Visit at Kizingitini, Lamu

At Kizingitini in Lamu on 02/10/2019 inspecting the effects of the ongoing flooding caused by high tides. Kizingitini mixed Secondary school is threatened with being washed. Present during the inspection was the school principal Mr. Issa c Kanyo, area chief Mr. Luqman, Asst Chief Ahmed Mhudhar,Elder Yusuf Omar and SDoPW staff led by CES Eng. […]

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Pomp and flair at Nyeri Prison

PSs Major General(Retired) Gordon Kihalangwa(Right),Public Works, Charles Hinga(left) Housing and Urban Development and Zainab Hussein(Correctional Services) cut the tape to officially commission 60 housing units at GK King’ong’o prison in Nyeri town today. The units will house prison wardens at the correctional services facility.

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Prof. Paul Maringa bids farewell to Public Works

The outgoing PS Paul Maringa bid farewell to the State Department for Public Works. He urged his team to keep the rekindled fire burning and to note that the country is keenly watching. PS Maringa will move to the State Department for Infrastructure. He will be replaced by Maj.Gen. (Rtd) Dr. Gordon Kihalangwa.