Embu 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 Hon Cecily Mbarire MGH 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 [...]

2209, 2022

Governors Impromptu Visit Runyenjes level 4

Governors Impromptu Visit Runyenjes level 4 Accompanied by her Deputy Governor, CECM, Chief officer Health and other officials in the health docket, Her Excellency Cecily Mutitu Mbarire made impromptu visits to Runyenjes, Ishiara, and Siakago [...]

2109, 2022

Mwea ECDE tops national music festivals

Mwea ECDE tops national music festivals Pomp and color characterized the Kenya National Music Festivals with early childhood learners showcasing skills that captured the Competency Based Curriculum, blending in rich traditional and Western childhood plays [...]

2109, 2022

Embu County Delivers

Embu County Delivers Embu County Government under the leadership of H.E. Cecily Mbarire is scaling high. This is well evidenced by the outstanding performance during the Just concluded Music Festivals held in Kitui in which [...]

1309, 2022

Governor Meets Embu Business Association 

Governor Meets Embu Business Association  Together with Her Deputy Governor, Her Excellency Cecily Mbarire held a consultative meeting with Embu Business Association last evening. They discussed were matters affecting the great county of Embu and [...]

709, 2022


The universal health coverage will be anchored on a strong foundation of robust infrastructure of health facilities, adequate and qualified human resources, and an adequate supply of medicines and medical equipment. Today morning together with [...]

509, 2022


H.E. HON. CECILY MUTITU MBARIRE SWORN INTO OFFICEWhile making her first remarks after being sworn into office, Her Excellency Hon. Cecily Mutitu Mbarire committed to uphold good governance in the county calling on the people [...]