Bungoma Governor Kenneth Lusaka has appointed the County Disaster and Emergency Committee comprising 11 members.
The constituted committee is tasked with approving Disaster and Emergency Management plan, setting policies of Disaster and Emergency Management, reporting disasters and emergency events among others.
The functions will be devolved at Ward level, to enhance efficiency in the department.
Members of the County Disaster and Emergency Committee include;
2.Christine Chacha-County Commissioner
3.Francis Kooli-National Police
5.Margaret Wanyonyi-Red Cross
6.Emnanuel Were-Bungoma CSOs
7.Bishop Justus Khisa-FBO
8.Mohammed Assam-Council of IMAMS
9.Dr. Ruth Mitalo-Kibabii University
10.David Kibiti-Private Sector
11.Geoffrey Wafula-Treasury Representative.
In attendance; Deputy Governor Janepher Mbatiany, Hon. Emmanuel Situma (County Assemby Speaker),Hon.Joseph Nyogesa (Majority Leader,Tuuti Marakaru),Hon.Barasa Mukhongo (Chwele-Kabuchai), Chrispinus Barasa (CECM Finance),Senior County Officials among others.