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Rongo Municipality

Rongo municipality is situated along the Kisii – Sirare route at the junction to homabay and Riosir and is bordered by major urban areas such as Homabay 32.4km NW, Migori municipality 36km SW, Kisii 21km NE and Oyugis 32.8km NE.

Rongo municipality is one of the municipalities of Migori County. It is situated along the Kisii – Sirare route at the junction to homabay and Riosir and is bordered by major urban areas such as Homabay 32.4km NW, Migori municipality 36km SW, Kisii 21km NE and Oyugis 32.8km NE. the municipality is served externally by three major roads: Kisii-Rongo-Migori Highway, Rongo-Homabay and Rongo-Riosir road. Internally, the municipality has a fairly well maintained road network within the core-urban but poor roads in the peripheral areas.

In the year 2018, through a County Assembly resolution, the Migori County Governor conferred the status of a Municipality to Rongo town by granting it a municipal charter. On the 20th March 2020 This charter was officially gazzetted in the Kenya Government Gazette Notice Vol. CXXII—No. 50. This culminated in the establishment of the first Rongo municipality board and recruitment of the first municipal manager as the very fundamental aspects to institutionalize the municipality of Rongo.

According to the Population Census and Household Survey (2019), Rongo Municipality has a population of 81,968 people.

Vision

An inclusive, sustainable and vibrant municipality for people to live, work and invest.

Mission

To collaborate with all stakeholders and the development partners through optimization of available opportunities and resources for the benefit of the municipal community.

Core Values

Rongo Municipality is committed to the following core values:

  • Integrity
  • Transparency
  • Inclusivity
  • Professionalism
Rongo-Municipality-Logo

Municipality Charter

Contacts

Physical Address:
Sub County Headquarters
Rongo - Homabay road

Postal Address:
P.O Box 195- 40400
Suna Migori

Tel: +254 – 0202690780

Municipality Board

These are the Rongo Municipality board members
Brighton Owuor Angienda
Mr.
Brighton Owuor Angienda
Municipal Board Chairperson
David Odhiambo ORE
Mr.
David Odhiambo Ore
Municipal Manager
Faith Ochieng Ooko
Ms.
Faith Ochieng Ooko
Municipal Board Vice Chairperson
Zachary Onyango Ojwang
Mr.
Zachary Onyango Ojwang
Municipal Board Member
Margaret Roseline Omolo
Ms.
Margaret Roseline Omolo
Municipal Board Member
Winnie Adhiambo Ogola
Ms.
Winnie Adhiambo Ogola
Municipal Board Member
Joel Okoth Nyauche
Bp.
Joel Okoth Nyauche
Municipal Board Member
Jack Otieno Owuor
Mr.
Jack Otieno Owuor
Municipal Board Member

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