first lady receives an award for being the best in efforts on Family Planning and child Mortality

Her Excellency the First Lady of Tharaka Nithi County has distinctly featured and initiated key steps towards tackling the issues that plague our mothers and children in various parts of the country. Mrs. Lucy Ragwa, in her primary initiatives has seen the challenges of women and especially the girl child prompting her to start a […]


By Beth Nyaga Tea growers in Maara Constituency will now benefit from a Ksh. 1.2 Billion worth Hydro power plant set to be put up by the Kenya Tea Development Agency in partnership with Tharaka Nithi County Government. Representatives from the two entities visited the site of construction where the county Government has approved the […]


BY JUDE RIZIKI The residents of Kathwana are a happy lot after the County Government of Tharaka Nithi issued 1 Million cheque to commence construction of a new dispensary in the area. This was evident during the presentation ceremony presided over by the County executive committee member in charge of health (CEC) Magdalene Njeru at […]


BY KATHURE MUKURU Tharaka Nithi County Governor H.E Samuel Ragwa officially joined Martha Karua’s Narc Kenya Party supported by his Deputy Dr. Eliud Mate and 11 Members of County Assembly. Speaking during the official announcement by the Party Leader at the Narc Kenya Headquarters, the Governor said they had decided as a team to work […]


To improve service delivery in the County Government of Tharaka Nithi, our Governor Samuel Ragwa made the following changes in the County Executive Committees and Chief Officers taking effect immediately. In the Ministry of Public Service, Urban Development And Disaster Management headed by the Deputy Governor Dr. Eliud Mate Muriithi, the Ag. Chief Officer is […]


25 volleyball teams in Chiakariga ward, Tharaka south sub-county of Tharaka Nithi County have participated in a tournament sponsored by the county government taking place at Kamarandi primary school. The tournament was organized towards supporting youth activities and nurturing their talents. Among the teams that participated in the tournament were 20 teams for the men […]


It was joy and celebrations for residents of Kathwana County Headquarters and its environs as H.E the President Uhuru Kenyatta assured them that Kathwana will remain the County Headquarters of Tharaka Nithi County Government. This was during his tour in the county to drum support for voter registrations where he made stopovers at the county’s […]

cec agric in cotton farm

Department of Agriculture, Livestock and fisheries, Tharaka Nithi County in partnership with “feed the future” USAID, held a farmers’ field day at Nkarini in Tharaka South Sub-county. The field day was aimed at sensitizing farmers on what types of crops are to be grown and under what conditions and what measures are to be taken. […]

Deputy Governor Dr. Eliud Mate inspects bee hives during a livestock field Day in Marimanti Ward

The National Government in collaboration with Tharaka Nithi County Government have embarked on working together in development and growth of bee keeping in the county. This was made clear during a bee keeping farmers’ field day held at Marimanti in Tharaka South sub-county to sensitize farmers in the area. The event was organized by the […]