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CRA TRAINS COUNTY REVENUE OFFICERS ON ENHANCEMENT OF REVENUE COLLECTION

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The Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) with assistance from the European Union (EU) is working with five county governments to assess their revenue management systems and make recommendations on areas for improvement. As part of the implementation of this programme, CRA held a training for revenue officers from 13 counties […]

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CRA HOLDS STAKEHOLDER VALIDATION WORKSHOP FOR ITS STRATEGIC PLAN

CRA Commissioners, staff and stakeholders at the Strategic Planning Meeting.

The Commission held a stakeholder validation workshop to discuss its Second Strategic Plan for the period 2017-2022. The workshop brought together participants from National Treasury, the Judiciary, Senate, National Assembly, County Assemblies Forum, Council of Governors, constitutional commissions and independent offices, the counties of Kakamega, Wajir, Kitui, Meru, Nakuru, donors […]

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CRA ASSESSES GEOTHERMAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE RIFT VALLEY

CRA delegation outside KenGen Olkaria offices

A delegation from CRA visited Nakuru and Baringo counties in September, 2017 to assess geothermal development in the rift valley, explore modalities of collaboration, exchange ideas geared towards sustainable natural resources development, assess community benefits from geothermal projects and how geothermal development companies relate with communities. The CRA delegation visited […]

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EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION OF PUBLIC POLICIES

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By Ronald Ng’eno The recent plan by Nairobi City County to deny matatus access to the central business district (CBD) is an example of a public policy that was unsuccessfully communicated to key stakeholders. Public policies are guidelines given by a government body to the public on an issue of […]

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MEDIA RELEASE: LAUNCH OF THE INTEGRATED DEVOLUTION DATA PORTAL

From Left: CRA Dir. ICT-Mr. Joseph Kuria, EU Program Manager-Mr. John Mungai, CRA Chairperson-Dr. Jane Kiringai,  CS ICT-Mr. Joe Mucheru, KAM CEO-Ms. Phylis Wakiaga, CRA VIce Chairperson,-Mr. Humphrey Wattanga

Nairobi, 12th July 2017: The principle mandate of the Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) under Article 216, is to recommend the basis for equitable sharing of revenues raised nationally between national and county governments, and among county governments. The Commission is further mandated to make recommendations on the financing of […]

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MEDIA RELEASE: LAUNCH OF THE REVIEW OF THE POLICY IDENTIFYING MARGINALISED AREAS

Nairobi, 12th July 2017: Article 204 provides for the establishment of Equalization Fund, into which, one half per cent of all the revenue collected by the national government each year is paid. The purpose of the Fund is to bring the quality of basic services including water, roads, health facilities and […]

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NAIROBI CITY COUNTY TO PRESENT A POSITION PAPER TO CRA ON ITS CHALLENGES

CRA commissioners lead by the chairperson Dr. Jane Kiringai made a courtesy call to Nairobi City County. The meeting discussed key concerns regarding revenue shared from national government to the county and perspectives of the county government in relation to the Equalization Fund among other issues. The county executive member […]

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CRA COMMISSIONERS MEET WITH H. E. PRESIDENT UHURU KENYATTA AT STATEHOUSE, NAIROBI

H. E. President Uhuru Kenyatta met with members of the Commission on Revenue Allocation at State House, Nairobi. The commissioners are: chairperson Dr. Jane Kiringai, vice-chairperson, Mr. Humphrey Wattanga, commissioners: Prof. Edward Akong’o Oyugi, Prof. Peter Kiko Kimuyu, Ms. Fauza Abdikadir Dahir, Mr. Kishanto ole Suuji, Dr. Irene C. Koech […]

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CRA MEETS WITH C.S. ENERGY AND PETROLEUM- HON. CHARLES KETER

CRA Delegation meets with C.S. Energy and Petroleum, Hon. Charles Keter

A delegation from CRA led by chairperson Dr. Jane Kiringai accompanied by vice chairperson, Humphrey Wattanga, and commissioners: Prof. Edward Oyugi, Dr. Irene Asienga, Kishanto ole Suuji, Peter Gachuba, Prof. PeterKimuyu and commission secretary/CEO George Ooko made a courtesy call to Hon. Charles Keter the Cabinet Secretary (C.S.) for Energy […]

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NEW CRA COMMISSIONERS SWORN IN TODAY

Eight commissioners were today sworn in by Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu to head the Commission on Revenue Allocation. The new team was sworn in at the Supreme Court in Nairobi and are to serve for a period of 6 years. While swearing in the chairperson and commissioners, on behalf […]

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