Busia County Official Website | Designed by Pafoma
Mr. Wangalwa Kizito. The Deputy Governor
Mr. Sospeter Ojaamong. The Governor
Mr. Amos Wako. The Senator
Busia County is one of the 47 counties in the Republic of Kenya under the new constitution.It is found in the western side of the country.You are most welcome
to visit this interactive and informative site on the Larger busia. You will learn and get to know more about this county in
terms of Economic activities such as Agriculture and Trade, Culture and even politics of this great land.
Busia county is made up of seven constituencies namely
Teso South ,
Nambale . The peoples of this region move interactively in the day to day activities
to make the county strong and stable socially and economically. There are several predominant communities living there
including the Teso, Luhyia and the Luo. The county is approxmately 433 km by road from Nairobi. Busia county has two border crossing points into Uganda
(Busia Town and Malaba). Busia is becoming a major trading zone due to its proximity to the capital cities of both Kenya and Uganda. It accounts for both
trade and human traffic between the two East African countries.
The area experiences high rainfull throughout the year and it helps the
county's population in feeding their cash and subsistance crops. Crops that are found there are mainly sugarcane, tobacco, maize, cassava and little of
cotton. Lake Victoria provides for a fishing area in the flood prone Budalangi area. The main economic activities in the area inclue:-
Busia County is accessible mainly through road and railway network.Beinth a major entry point to the great lakes region of
landlocked Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and even Congo. It supports numerous exports to and from these areas. read more...
Boda Boda in Busia Town
Marenga Beach in Bunyala
At Bumala shopping
Malaba border entry point is one of the Busia County's strongholds.Other media of transport include lakes and rivers, Boda Boda and Taxi
Feel free to share your views and information within and outside Busia. Pafoma has enabled the people of Busia to communicate
freely, share views and material on Education, Social and Economic matters. As a writer you can insert your article
right a way from your computer and definatly it will reach the people of Busia and the World at large. As a reader, simply click on this link
to read the views and information of your choice.