Coast, North Eastern to benefit most with CDF
01 August 2013, 10:01
Nairobi - The biggest share of the KES 21.9 billion Constituency Development Fund to be shared out this year shall be awarded to Coast and North Eastern regions.
Daily Nation reports that Kinango constituency in Kwale County — which has 209,565 people — got the largest share of KES 170.9 million, with the least amount going to a constituency at the Coast, Lamu East, which got KES 30.5 million, which has a population of 18,841.
In order to determine how to distribute the funds amongst the 290 constituencies, the Ministry of Devolution and Planning used the poverty index and population figures.
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