National Water Harvesting and Storage Authority

Hifadhi Maji, Boresha Maisha

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Brief on large dams
06 Nov 2019 19:26

ONGOING PROJECTS UNDER PLANNING AND DESIGN S/NO PROJECT STATUS 1. Londiani Dam Londiani Dam is located in Kericho County. It will serve a population of 450,000 persons. The process of  carrying out feasibility study, preliminary and final designs,  environmental and social impact assessment for the proposed Londiani dam project is ongoing. The project is at final design stage. 2. Isiolo Dam This project is located at the bo [ ... ]

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Napuu water supply project
01 Oct 2019 08:59Napuu water supply project

NWHSA signs deal with Turkana County on Napuu Water Supply Turkana governor Josphat Nanok, NWHSA Chair Dr. David Nkedianye, Ag. CEO Sammy Mburu and Board Directors displaying signed MOU National Water Harvesting and Storage Authority (NWHSA) have signed a Kshs 72 million deal with Turkana County. This is expected to deliver piped water to residents as well as surrounding public and social amenities. Speaking at Napuu Aquifer, Dr. David  Nkedianye, the Chairman of the Board said NWHSA had s [ ... ]

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Launch of National Dam Taskforce Report
28 Aug 2019 08:31Launch of National Dam Taskforce Report

The National Task force handed over a report to Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Water & Sanitation and Irrigation Mr.Simon Chelugui on 15th of August 2019, at the NWHSA's auditorium. The report unveiled its findings and recommendations on how dam construction, operation and maintenance are and should be regulated in Kenya to ensure safety. The document also included an implementation plan that the Ministry assured would embark on. In addition, the annual report on Non-Revenue Water Management [ ... ]

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Management team
19 Jul 2019 15:21

  NWHSA's Management Team NWHSA's Management team oversees the day-to-day running of the Authority and ensures the Authority’s objectives are achieved. The team is led by the Chief Executive Officer who is also a member of the Board of Directors. Eng. Geoffrey Sang           Ag. Chief Executive Officer Eng. David Gitau                 Ag. General Manager, Construction  Ms. Margret Kithunzi         Ag. General Manager, Finance Eng. Henry Kigenyi            A [ ... ]

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Service Charter
18 Jul 2019 09:25Service Charter

This Service Charter sets out our commitments to our clients and stakeholders with regard to the quality of services that they expect from us. The Charter will improve awareness among our clients and stakeholders of the availability and quality of the services we offer.We are committed to continuous improvement in pursuit of client satisfaction and achievement of excellence in our operations.     To Download the Charter please click here  DOWNLOAD 2019 SERVICE CHARTER HERE

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Marigat flood control
10 Jul 2019 12:15

NWHSA has embarked on emergency flood control intervention works in various parts of the country in anticipation of longs rains between April and May. Phase one of the Sintaan flood control works located in Sintaan Ng’ambo village, Marigat sub-location in Baringo South is now complete. This involved the construction of 110 m gabion boxes, river training and dredging, and bush clearing along river Perkerra.

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Who we are
28 Jun 2019 11:39Who we are

National Water Harvesting and Storage Authority (NWHSA) was established under the Water Act 2016, as an autonomous agency reporting to the Ministry of Water and Sanitation. WSA. National Water Conservation and Pipeline Corporation (NWCPC) transited to WSA, which has a new mandate as stipulated in the Water Act 2016. MANDATE OF WATER STORAGE AUTHORITY (a) Undertake on behalf of the national government, the development of national public water works for water resources storage and flood contro [ ... ]

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Small Dams and Pans Projects
17 Apr 2018 21:24

The construction of small dams and pans functions have been devolved to the Counties thus the decrease in number of pans and small dams. NAME OF PROJECT DISTRICT     Miwani Ganze   Ruiri Imenti North   Kulan Laghdera   Makondo Lower Yatta   Musalani Mwala   Laon Samburu North   Nkorosoni Loitoktok   Jericho Makueni   Charicha Tana Riv [ ... ]

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Our Achievements
15 Apr 2018 17:39Our Achievements

 LARGE DAMS. Chemususu Dam Chemususu Dam is located on the Chemususu river which is a tributary of Tigiri river some 17kms to the west of Eldama Ravine town in Koibatek District. The Dam supplies water to Eldama Ravine Township and its environs. This is a 45m high dam with storage of about 12Mm3 of water capable of producing 35,000m3/day of water to supply Eldama Ravine Township and its environs. Kiserian Dam Project
Kiserian Dam is located along Kiserian River about 2km from Kiser [ ... ]

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Moses Gitonga Ntiritu Works