Defence Cabinet Secretary Visits Western to Check on Census Progress

Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle Omamo addressing residents at Vihiga County Government Head Quarters during her tour of Busia, Siaya and Vihiga counties to witness the census exercise.

Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle Omamo addressing residents at Vihiga County Government Head Quarters during her tour of Busia, Siaya and Vihiga counties to witness the census exercise.

Defence Cabinet Secretary, Ambassador Raychelle Omamo toured Busia, Siaya and Vihiga counties on 28 and 29 August 2019 to witness the national population census exercise. The CS interacted with the enumerators who shared their experiences regarding the exercise. Amb. Omamo thanked the residents of the three counties for their cooperation and commended the security agencies for maintaining safety during the exercise.

The CS expressed said that the purpose of conducting a population and housing census is to collect and benchmark statistics on demographic, social and economic data crucial to the country’s development planning process.

Mr. Adnan Kinya participates in the census exercise in the presence of CS Omamo and Deputy Head of Public Service Mr. Wanyama Musiambo.Mr. Adnan Kinya participates in the census exercise in the presence of CS Omamo and Deputy Head of Public Service Mr. Wanyama Musiambo.
Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle Omamo in one of the households where the census exercise was taking place.Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle Omamo in one of the households where the census exercise was taking place.