On October 2, 2023 National Irrigation Authority Chairman of the Board, Eng. Gilbert Maluki paid a courtesy call to the Kisumu County Governor, Prof. Anyang’ Nyong’o. He was accompanied by the DGM Operations Mr Joel Tanui and other senior officers from the Authority.
They discussed among others operationalization of the new Ahero Rice Mill recently purchased by the county government, a crucial step towards boosting rice farming in Kisumu.
The Authority is working hand in hand with the County Government of Kisumu to increase rice production in the region and contribute towards increasing the National rice production as espoused in the Bottom Up Economic Transformation Agenda (BeTA).