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. H. J. N. Nyaanga. It was proposed that in order to save the school from being washed away a 200m seawall needs to be constructed as a matter of urgency. This will save the school and surrounding properties.
The State Department of Public Works has agreed to cooperate with Crown Paints Kenya Ltd. to engage construction industry professionals and also allow for their familiarization with its new and emerging products. Discussions were held with the Principal Secretary Prof. Arch. Paul Mwangi Maringa and the following outputs were agreed upon: Training of 19 industry entrepreneurs in […]
The State Department of Public Works is charged with the responsibility of planning, designing, construction and maintenance of Government assets in the field of built environment and infrastructure development. Assets in built environment include hospitals, schools, colleges, technical institutes, prisons, courts etc. Assets in infrastructure development include footbridges, sea walls, breakwaters and jetties. In 2014 […]
“The economic and social future of Kenya depends on us making our towns work. This can be achieved through commitment, enthusiasm and access to opportunities to all Kenyans.” The Cabinet Secretary for Land, Housing and Urban Development Prof. Kaimenyi said this during the Consultative Forum on the National Urban Development Policy (NUDP) held at the […]