Finance and Economic Planning

The department is accountable to the Governor in the exercise of its powers and performance of its duties and responsibilities. Some of its key responsibilities include attending and appearing before committees of the County Assembly, administering the county Government Emergency Fund, managing the budget process for the county government, and coordinating the development of the County Integrated Development Plan. The department is also responsible for ensuring the budget process is conducted in accordance with the Public Finance Management Act, 2012, preparing and submitting budget estimates and other documents, and responding to the Auditor General's Management Letters and Annual Audit reports.

Organization of the Department

The department is organized into the following directorates

1. Head of Accounts

2. Chief Finance Officer (CFO)

3. Director Revenue

4. Director Planning

5. Director Procurement

 

6. Director Budget

Finance and Economic Planning

Mission

The department exists ‘to build and preserve excellence in economic planning and financial management through optimal resource mobilization, allocation and utilization to ensure inclusive and sustainable development’.

Vision

The department envisions ‘excellence in economic planning, financial management and service delivery for inclusive and sustainable prosperity.’

Organization of the Department

The department is organized into the following directorate

Hon. Solomon Obiero

CEC Member for Finance and Economic Planning


Hon. Solomon Obiero is a highly accomplished leader serving as the County Executive Committee Member for Finance and Economic Planning. He comes from Karachuonyo.

Wilson Juma Ochola

Chief Officer - Economic Planning and Budgets


Meet Mr. Wilson Juma Ochola, a seasoned expert in economic planning and budget management. He brings a wealth of experience and a sharp analytical mind to the role, ensuring that Homa Bay County's economic policies and budgets align with its developm...

Alphonce Werah

Chief Officer Finance and Economic Planning


Alphonce Werah is the County Chief Officer for Finance and Economic Planning. He is from Rangwe sub-county.

Sector Projects

Governor Gladys Wanga has implemented a new cashless revenue collection system in Homa Bay county, resulting in an increase in revenue...
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