Council and Statutory Bodies

The District Council is the highest political organ with legislative and executive powers, the District Executive Committee, standing committees and statutory bodies namely the District Service Commission, the District Public Accounts Commiittee, the District Land Board. The sector also handles issues of procurement and Disposal unit (PDU). The PDU is manned by the senior procurement Officer and Procurement Officer who handle all procurement related matters. Todate the District contracts committee is in place fully approved by the secretary to treasury. Whereas the District Council is supposed to have 17 members, there are 15 (7 females and 8 males) because the elderly Councilors weren’t elected.