Tana River is one of the 47 counties created under the Constitution of Kenya 2010. It’s located in the Kenyan coastal region and has a landmass of about 35,375.80 square kilometres. It’s divided into three sub-counties: Tana North,
Tana River and Tana Delta. It’s also divided into three constituencies: Garsen, Galole and Bura. There are a total of 15 wards in the County.
Tana River County has its own government, comprising the County Assembly and the County Executive as set out under Article 176(1) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.
The County Assembly of Tana River was convened on March 22, 2013 after swearing in of members and election of the Speaker of the County Assembly.
To be the leading Assembly in the Republic in ensuring accountable, equitable and effective delivery for the people
Ensure accountable, equitable and effective service delivery for the people of Tana River County.
The County Assembly of Tana River is built on the following values, which act as guide in its work for and with the people of Tana River, the Republic of Kenya, and the International Community.