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Welcome to Tana River County

His Excellency Major (Rtd) Dhadho Gaddae Godhana - Governor

Governor’s Welcome Message

Welcome to Tana River County’s official Website. Tana River is a rich County with a lot of potential in the Agricultural, Livestock, Fisheries and Tourism sectors. For many years the inhabitants have been faced with starvation, inadequate health facilities, dis-empowerment, insecurity and lack of information dissemination. My Government has set up measures to counter the effects of the above challenges by setting up a Department of Special Programmes which is charged with the responsibility of ensuring that the people of Tana River County receive adequate food and clean water and the resources they need to ensure that Tana River Citizens lives are improved

Investment Opportunities


Tana River County is conscious of the importance of the role which can be played by the ICT in economic..


The land in the county is largely non-arable covering 31,798.7 km2, forming 80 % of the total land size.


Approximately 95% of pastoralists’ households derive their income from the livestock subsector.

News & Speeches

Jamhuri Day celebrations hosted by the Kenyan Ambassador to Spain H.E. Richard Opembe

H.E MAJOR (RTD.) Dr. Dhadho Gaddae Godhana Joined other Kenyans ...
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Tana River Cultural Extravaganza in Hola

Tana River county government under the leadership of H.E. MAJOR ...
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