All bliss at the Uragate Cultural Festival

The County Government of Tharaka Nithi wishes to appreciate the contribution made by residents and attendees to the third edition of the Uragate Tharaka Cultural Festival. This spectacle has presented a rare opportunity for the world to see what our culture entails. This event has grown in bounds and we will see to it that it grows even bigger.

As we close this year’s chapter we appreciate the fact that we are opening a new one for next year which will be bigger and better. For those involved in planning this event, asanteni.
The Government is committed to preserving our culture and traditions.

Uragate Tharaka Cultural Festival

Tharaka Nithi County will be celebrating the 3rd edition of the Uragate Tharaka Cultural Festival from 22nd-25th August, 2018 at Uragate ground near Meru National Park.

The theme of the festival is; Building Resilience to climate change through culture. The event will show case our rich diverse culture, agricultural products, livestock and community art.


Opening of the New Executive Block

We thank the Almighty God for a milestone achieved today as we converged at the County’s headquarters, Kathwana to open the new executive block.

We thank the residents of Tharaka Nithi County who braved the heat to witness this occasion, as well as the dignitaries that left their busy schedules to join us today.

To our chief guest, Hon. Eugene Wamalwa, Cabinet Secretary for Devolution and ASAL areas, your presence at our function today has gone to show the National Government‘s commitment to safeguarding devolution.

I further support the clarion call from leaders who graced the occasion from Tharaka Nithi County, Meru County and Embu County who have resolved to form an economic, cum political block for the region, in an effort to galvanise our base as a people.