Mombasa county's revenue allocation has been reduced by Sh1 billion even as Nairobi received the highest allocation.
Counties will receive a total of Sh310 billion from the national government. Nairobi has been allocated Sh15.5 billion for the 2019-20 financial year, up from Sh15.3 billion the county received for 2018-19.
Mombasa, under Governor Hassan Joho, is the biggest loser after receiving Sh6.9 billion. The county got Sh7.9 billion in the current year.
Turkana got the second highest allocation of Sh10.3 billion according to the County Allocation of Revenue Bill 2019.
The bill was tabled in the Senate by Majority leader Kipchumba Murkomen yesterday.
Turkana’s allocation is Sh100 million less than what the county received last year. Nakuru has been allocated Sh10.2 billion. The amount is Sh1.1 billion more that what the county got in the 2018-19 allocation.
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