Proposed Projects 2022-03-21T15:50:27+00:00

Development of Muhoroni Agro-Industrial Park in Kisumu County

The project involves the design and development of between200-500 acres of land in Muhoroni to accommodate state of the art infrastructure and amenities with zero effluents and optimum growth to create a special Economic Zone within the concept of an agro-industrial park for investors to uptake.

  • Estimated Project Cost: Ksh. 100,000,000

 Integrated Fruits and Vegetables Processing Plant Project 

The multi component integrated project involves the construction of an integrated fruits and vegetables processing plant with the capacity to process 10 tons of raw materials per hour and produce 35,200 tonnes of fruit juice and 2,000 tonnes of dried vegetables annually. This will enhance the contribution of Manufacturing, Industrialization and Value Addition pillar of the Big Four Agenda to the National GDP as well as increase household income and create up to 339 jobs.

The feasibility study of the project was conducted in the FY 2014/15. The cost of the project is Ksh. 951 Million.

Cotton Ginnery and Oil Press Factory 

The project entails the construction of a cotton ginnery and oil press factory in Kisumu as a strategy of reviving the cotton industry in West Kenya and the nation as a whole. The project will promote the production of the new viable variety known as BT-Cotton and provide market for the produce of farmers. The project will involve the acquisition and installation of a cotton ginning machine with a capacity of processing 3,780 tonnes of cotton per year.

This will enhance the contribution of Manufacturing, Industrialization and Value Addition pillar of the Big Four Agenda to the National GDP as well as increase household income and create up to 1,000 jobs. The cost of the project is estimated at Ksh. 700 Million. The Authority is currently mobilizing resources to implement the project effectively.

LBDA Housing Development Project

This project involves the construction 584 affordable housing units in Kisumu County targeting the high and middle income economic classes. The project will be implemented in Lower Kanyakwar, Upper Kanyakwar, Migosi and Milimani areas within Kisumu County.

The cost of the project is estimated at Ksh. 6.232 Billion. The Authority is currently mobilizing resources to implement the project effectively.

Magwagwa Multipurpose Hydro Power Project

The dam site is on Sondu River near Magwagwa town and the project is estimated to cost Kshs. 86.8 billion. The project covers 5 counties namely: Bomet, Kericho, Nyamira, Homabay and Kisumu.

The Expected Outputs

  • 95m high and 450m long dam with live storage capacity of 445 million m3
  • 120 MW of hydropower giving energy production of 570 GWh/yr.
  • 33km 132KV Transmission Line
  • 13,807 ha irrigated land in Kano/Nyakach plains (Phase 1: 3,063 ha)
  • Water supply infrastructure to people in surrounding towns

Buildings, Roads and other infrastructures.

Nandi Forest Dam Multipurpose Project

The dam site is on Yala River in Nandi Forest and the project will cost Kshs. 47.7 billion. The Project covers four counties namely: Nandi, Kakamega, Vihiga and Kisumu.

The Expected Outputs

  • 67m high and 1558m long dam with live storage capacity of 230 million m3
  • 50 MW of hydropower giving energy production of 150 GWh/yr.
  • 33km 132KV Transmission Line
  • 7,251 ha irrigated land (Phase 1: 3,009 ha)
  • Water supply infrastructure to people in surrounding towns
  • Buildings, Roads and other infrastructures