H.E. Prof. Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o, the esteemed Governor of Kisumu County, is proud to announce his participation in the upcoming OVC Diaspora Investors Expo. The event, which brings together investors and innovators from the diaspora, aims to foster economic growth and development in the region.
Governor Nyong’o has a long history of public service and is well-known for his significant contributions to Kenya’s social and economic development. As the former Senator for Kisumu County, Secretary General of the Orange Democratic Movement, and an accomplished academic, he has demonstrated his unwavering commitment to the advancement of the Kenyan people.
During his tenure as Minister of Planning and National Development, Governor Nyong’o played a key role in implementing the Poverty Reduction Strategy for Wealth and Employment Creation (PRSP) and was the architect of Kenya’s Vision 2030. He continued to display his visionary leadership as the Minister for Medical Services in 2008, reforming KEMSA and transforming the NHIF to provide universal healthcare to Kenyans.
As Governor of Kisumu County, Prof. Nyong’o has overseen the construction and expansion of numerous schools, as well as facilitated scholarships for local students to pursue higher education both domestically and abroad. He is dedicated to ensuring that Kisumu has the potential to compete with modern cities globally.
Governor Nyong’o’s participation in the OVC Diaspora Investors Expo underscores his commitment to fostering investment and innovation within Kisumu County and beyond. He eagerly looks forward to engaging with diaspora investors, exploring potential partnerships, and showcasing the abundant opportunities that exist within Kisumu County.
About Kisumu County
Kisumu County, situated in Western Kenya, is a hub of economic and cultural activity. The region boasts a rich history, abundant natural resources, and a growing technology sector. Under the leadership of Governor Prof. Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o, Kisumu County is poised to become a global competitor in various industries, including tourism, agriculture, and technology.