Innovation and new technology have been identified as crucial components that can be used to improve performance in the business processes including value addition.

They play a major role towards industrialization, infrastructural development, customer satisfaction and improved service delivery in all sectors of economy.

It is on the above basis and in cognizance of the National Government Big Four Agenda(Enhancing Manufacturing, Food Security and Nutrition, Universal Health Coverage, and Affordable Housing ), that the County Government of Tharaka Nithi has planned an Innovation Exhibition that will take place from Wednesday, 27th February 2019  to Friday, 1st March, 2019.

The theme of the innovation fare is “Cohesion through Innovation”.

Anyone is eligible to apply.

If you need any clarifications regarding the innovation fair, get in touch through either of the following:


Phone: (+254) 706 477 670

You may also visit our county headquarters at Kathwana for more information.

No. Application for the innovation fair is absolutely free.

After we receive the applications, vetting of all the applications will be done by 6thJanuary, 2019.

Thereafter Auditions will then be carried out at the sub county Level from 7thJanuary 2019.

The successful innovators will then proceed to the next level of training and mentorship from 5th- 7th Feb, 2019.

There will be continuous communication by the Committee to the exhibitors.

The exhibition will take place from Wednesday, 27th February 2019 to Friday, 1st March, 2019 at Chuka DC’s Grounds.

The deadline for the application  is 7th January 2019.

Application is done online. Manual applications can also be done by submitting filled forms. The forms can be downloaded here or from the Tharaka Nithi ward administrators offices or the County Headquarters.

Hard copy forms may also be submitted via mail at

Click here to apply online!

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