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Minimal funds increase for governors to run county projects - 9 months ago, 15 June 23:53

Kennedy Kimanthi

Governors scored a minor victory in their quest for additional funding to run counties after they were allocated Sh376.4 billion in the 2018/19 financial year.

The county funds comprise a sharable revenue of Sh314 billion up from Sh302 billion this year which translates to about a four per cent increase, budget proposals by Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich indicate.

Conditional grants allocations amount to Sh62.4 billion. The allocations in 2018/19 translates to 40 per cent of most recent audited revenues which is in ex-cess of the constitutional threshold of 15 per cent.

“This will be in addition to funds provided under CDF and National Government Affirmative Action Fund, which as we all know goes to the grassroots, in addition to funds appropriated from the Equalisation Fund,” Mr Rotich announced.

REVENUE HIGH

According to John Kinuthia, the lead research analyst at International Budget Partnership, shareable revenue to the counties has been high in previous years.

“The sharable ...
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