County Executive Member
Mr. Alfred Matianyi,
Has a Bachelor of Commerce in Business Management from Catholic University
Of Eastern Africa, and a Diploma in Electronics Engineering from Eldoret Polytechnic. Has extensive experience and knowledge spanning over 15 years in civil works and ICT. Having been a Managing Director of various Infrastructure companies his previous portfolio includes undertaking contractual work with established companies such as Ericsson, Huawai, Alcatel, ZTE, YU, Toyota Tsusho Africa, Kirinyaga Construction Ltd, Nzoia Sugar Company among others. He has worked in various countries, which include Uganda, Congo Brazzaville, Zambia, Gabon and Tanzania.
The County Government of Kakamega has two towns which are units under the County Ministry of Lands, Housing, Urban areas and Physical planning . They are categorized as urban areas as stipulated under the Urban Areas and Cities Act of 2011. The two towns are Kakamega Town and Mumias Town and they are both managed by committees. They both have town managers who are responsible for the implementation of the decisions and functions of the respective committees.