Kisumu County Assembly

About Kisumu County

Kisumu County is one of the 47 Counties in Kenya lying within longitudes 33° 20’E and 35° 20’E and latitudes 0°20’South and 0°50’South. The County is bordered by Homa Bay County to the South, Nandi County to the North East, Kericho County to the East, Vihiga County to the North West and Siaya County to the West. The County covers a total land area of 2009.5 KM2 and another 567 KM2 covered by water. Read more

About the Assembly

Article 176 of the Constitution establishes the County Assembly which shall consist of members elected by the registered voters of the wards; each ward constituting a single member constituency, on the same day as a general election of Members of Parliament, being the second Tuesday in August, in every fifth year; Read more

Our Mandate

Article 185 of the Constitution as read together with Section 8 of the County Governments Act states that the legislative authority of a county is vested in, and exercised by, its county assembly. No other body or organ can exercise legislative power away from the Assembly. Therefore, like any other county assembly, Read more

County Assembly Service Board

Kisumu County Assembly Service Board (CASB) is. established pursuant to Section 12 of the County Governments Act is amended by —

(a) deleting subsection 3 and substituting therefor the following new
subsections —    Read More

Assembly Leadership

The County Assembly of Kisumu is the legislative arm of the County Government of Kisumu. It essentially deals with Legislation (making and amending laws), Representation and Oversight. The political leadership of the Assembly as presently constituted comprises of the following members. Read more