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Kericho County: Where tea fields merge with breath-taking landscapes

Over the past ten years of devolution, considerable resources have been allocated to Kericho County to improve service delivery to its citizens. To evaluate the impact of these investments, a team from the Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) led by Commissioner

Uasin Gishu County: a beacon of development and empowerment

Uasin Gishu County, situated in the beautiful landscapes of Kenya, has undergone a remarkable transformation since the introduction of devolution. Once known for its village polytechnics, the county has now evolved into a hub of educational excellence and economic growth. With

CPA Mary Wanyonyi sworn-in as the CRA Chairperson

CPA Mary Wanyonyi was on Monday, July 17, 2023 sworn-in as the new Chairperson of the Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) by the Chief Justice (CJ), Hon. Lady Justice Martha Koome at the Supreme Court of Kenya. Mrs. Wanyonyi was formally

Commission Bids Farewell to Outgoing CEO

The Commission held an End Year Party and Exist Party for the Outgoing CEO Dr Moses Sichei on 16th December 2021. The event served as an opportunity to reflect on the year gone by as well as celebrate the times and

CRA Releases Recommendation for Sharing of Revenue Between National and County Governments for FY2022/2023

The Commission on Revenue Allocation on Tuesday, 2nd November 2021 released the recommendation on the basis for equitable sharing of revenue between national and county governments for the financial year 2022/2023.   The Commission recommended that: based on a revenue projection

Medium-Term Budget Preparation / Training for FY 2022/23 – 2024/25

The Commission prepared its Medium-Term Budget for FY 2022/23 – 2024/25 on 16-20th August 2021. The process involved review of the previous budget, projected economic performance, alignment to constitutional timelines and promoting recovery after the COVID 19 pandemic. The process began

Launch of the Own Sources Revenue Report and Guidelines

On 26th May 2021, the Commission launched two reports featuring Counties’ Own Source Revenue (OSR) efforts titled ‘Counties Efforts towards Revenue Mobilization: A Stock of the Last Six Years’ and Own Sources Revenue Training Guidelines at the Sarova Stanley Hotel. The

One on One with Commissioner Dr Irene Koech Asienga

By Staff Writer How have you been able to become the leader you are today? Where did your finance journey begin? What have you sacrificed (both personally and professionally) to succeed in your career? I was born and raised in a

CRA Newsletter for January – June 2021

Our newsletter on Countie’s Own Sources Revenue is now out! View it here:  Happy reading! In our main story, we feature Commissioner Dr Irene Koech Asienga, where we highlight her life and journey on overcoming various barriers and reaching where

County Credit Worthiness Initiative (CCI) Update

The Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) has a constitutional mandate to advise county governments on how to finance their operations and investments in ways that meet the fiscal responsibility yardstick. This mandate implicitly confers an obligation to help County Governments bridge