By Brighton Makori.
Nyamira 29 Dec 2020………..Nyamira county Governor Amos Nyaribo has vowed to work diligently accordance to the law which will ensure Nyamira county moves to another level .
Addressing residents on Tuesday after he was sworn in by High Court Judge Esther Maina and Chief Magistrate Margaret Wambani as the second Nyamira Governor , Nyaribo said he has many plans in his Government which will make Nyamira a better place in the next 18 months he will be in office.
Among the key factors Governor said he will address include Graft , ghost workers , improve health , education, agriculture and Education sectors .
Nyaribo also called upon locals to report contractors doing shoddy work and any Public officer who is misusing funds.
“We have been losing public money by paying for incomplete and ghost development projects. Corruption affects all of us. Let us not be silenced but report to the responsible agencies,” he said.
” I call upon all leaders to work together and respect each other so that we can develop our County, we have been given a mandate to serve our people through service delivery” He said
According to the Governor Nyamira’s wage bill has been higher up to 60% as he vowed to initiate a crackdown on ghost workers, who he said had crippled the county for years.
“There are those who continue to earn a salary but have not been assigned any duties. We will bring you down and ensure that you have been taken into police custody for necessary legal action,” he warned.
Yesterday’s ceremony was witnessed by Council of Governors Chairman Wycliffe Oparanya, Kisii Governor James Ongwae, Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa , Kisii county Deputy Governor Joash maangi and several local leaders.