Mumias Municipality

Municipal Manager

Ms. Violet Ofisi

Telephone No: 0727 748293

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the affairs of the Municipality or Town.
  • Exercising executive authority as may be delegated by the Municipal Board/Town Committee.
  • Developing and adopting policies, plans, strategies and programmes for efficient running of the municipality/township
  • Formulating and implementing integrated development plans.
  • Controlling land use, land sub-division for various development purposes as may be delegated.
  • Promoting and undertaking infrastructural development and services within the Municipality or Town as may be delegated by the County Government.
  • Developing and managing schemes, including site development in collaboration with the relevant National and County Agencies.
  • Maintaining a comprehensive database and information system for the municipality or town.
  • Enforcing the fees, levies and charges as may be authorized by the County Government for delivery of services.
  • Ensuring provision of services to its residents.
  • Initiating new laws or making recommendations for issues to be included in the laws.
  • Implementing national policies and policies of the County Executive Committees as they affect the Municipality or Town.
  • Enforcing compliance with Constitutional provisions on Consumer Rights, fair administrative action, Bill of Rights and Values and Principles of Public Service.
  • Preparing the Annual Appropriation Bill and submitting it to the County Treasury for consideration and transmission to the County Assembly for approval.
  • Coordinating and facilitating citizen participation in the development of policies and plans and delivery of services.
  • Implementing policies for fire and disaster management.
  • Promoting a safe and healthy environment.
  • Performing such other functions as may be delegated from time to time.

 

VISION

To be a leading municipality in the provision of quality services to its employees, residents and general public.

MISSION
To provide quality services that are affordable, accessible, sustainable, and equitably distributed to all.

 

MANDATE
Land use control, infrastructure development and offering quality services to the citizens

 

CORE VALUE

  • Seamless service
  • Team spirit
  • Responsiveness
  • Accountability and Transparency
  • Timeliness
  • Efficiency
  • Goal oriented
  • Integrity
  • Customer focus

CORE FUNCTIONS

  • Collection of revenue
  • Issuance of rates clearance certificate
  • Issuance of single business permits
  • Building inspection
  • Recommendation for approval of building plans
  • Supervision of infrastructure development and maintenance
  • Issuance of registration certificate
  • Guiding and counselling
  • Organization and coordination of public participation
  • Policy formulation and governance

OUR CLIENTS INCLUDE

  • All municipal residents
  • Development partners, local and international organizations
  • Financial institutions
  • Government agencies (MDAs)
  • General public
  • All county staff.

OUR SERVICE STANDARDS

  • The municipality is committed to adhere to the following standards;-
  • Professionalism
  • Provision of clear and concise information
  • Confidentiality
  • Prompt and courteous service
  • Prompt response to queries
  • Continuous improvement and adherence to best management practices

 

Mr. Sammy Joel Obingo (Chairman Mumias Municipal Board)  has a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and Physics from University of Nairobi.  He is also a holder of Advanced Diploma in Marketing from the Chattered Institute of Marketing United Kingdom.

He worked for several years with Associated Companies of Multi-National Companies as Sales/Marketing Manager, Wasa SportsAdministrator Nationally

Tel No :  0724 29 18 38

 

Mrs. Grace Ong’ayoNamaithe Vice Chair Mumias Municipality Board is a Bachelors degree in Education (Arts) from the University of Nairobi.  She has extensive experience in teaching.  Having been a school principal at Moi Girls Vokoli and Butere Girls High School her precious portfolio includes administration and management.

Tel :  0713 92 55 70

 

 

Mr. BonfaceMakhandiaholds a Masters of Science degree in  Agriculture Extension and a Bachelors of  Science degree in Agricultural Engineering from Egerton University.  He works at Mumias Sugar Company Ltd as Agro-development manager and a member of Kenya Society of Sugarcane Technologists.  He is also former Chairman of Sukari Sacco Society

Tel  No:  0725  33 22 73

 

 

Mr. Joshua Aura  Lutomiaholds a Bachelors degree in Education (Arts) from MasindeMuliro University of Science and Technology.  Currently undertaking MA in political science at Kenyatta University.  He enjoys a long experience in primary education and cultural values in the society as the chairman of WangaMukulu Cultural shrine.

Tel No:  0722 57 17 87

 

 

Mr.IddiMwaka is a holder of Diplomas in Business Management/Administration and Sales Management and Marketing from College of Professional Management Britain.  He has a vast experience in Information and Communication Technology.

Tel No:  0721  16  00 06

 

 

Mr. James Namatsi LLB (hons) UoN, Dip KSL n an advocate of High Court of Kenya with 20 years standing experience.  He is also a certified public secretary CPC(K).  He is a commissioner for oaths and Notary Public

Tel No:  0727 73 78 77

 

 

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