Embu County is truly ‘The Land of Opportunities’. As this slogan indicates, opportunities for entrepreneurship, investment, employment and self improvement are plentiful in the land. The government has taken great strides towards the betterment of people’s livelihoods and the realization of the president’s Big4 Agenda. In addition to the Agenda 4 pillars of Affordable Healthcare, Food Security, Affordable Housing and Manufacturing, Embu governor H.E Martin Wambora has seen to the practicability of two additional pillars namely; Youth Empowerment and Industrialization, to form his Big 6 Agenda. Embu County Government continues to work day and night towards the achievement of these objectives, and the satisfaction of residents, investors, tourists and all stake holders in general.

County Projects


The County government of Embu has gone beyond its call of duty to ensure Embu residents enjoy improved access to both preventive and curative health services that are easily accessible and affordable. To this [...]

Lighting Projects

Governor Martin Wambora’s plans to transform Embu into a 24 hour economy has been realised after the county government installed floodlights in 39 townships spread in the region. Embu was among the eight counties which [...]

Barabara Zetu

Motorable roads are a prerequisite to fast tracking development. Bearing this in Mind, Governor Wambora has embarked on an ambitious plan to tarmac 100km of roads by 2017 using modern cost-cutting technology. The county [...]


The ECDE (Nursery schools) and youth polytechnics are functions of the County Government. Embu County has made tremendous progress in these sectors. Since the employment of the 483 ECDE teachers, the pupils’ enrolment in ECDE [...]

302, 2021

Congratulations to our County Boss

Congratulations to our County Boss for being sworn in as the incoming Council of Governors Chairman, Embu Governor Martin Wambora said that he will practice servant leadership. "My leadership will be characterized by consultation, collaboration [...]

1401, 2021


Embu County government is set to hold an international agriculture trade fair to equip farmers in the region with modern agricultural skills. In partnership with the Israeli Embassy and Embu University, the County Government will [...]

3010, 2020


Director Trade Tony Sawaya Chaired a meeting with the Kenya Export Promotion and Branding Agency (KEPROBA), Micro and Small Enterprise Authority (MSEA) and other Embu County Officials where KEPROBA introduced an outreach program to various [...]