Located in Oloitoktok, Kajiado County, ENSDA is establishing an Agro-processing factory with the objective of employment creation and value addition thus enhance GDP growth and improve livelihoods. This project is expected to tap into the huge potential existing in Oloitokitok, being a major producer and supplier of fresh tomatoes to both Nairobi and Mombasa cities, the area boast of an annual production of 70,000 tons of tomatoes per annum. However, farmers in the area incur huge post-harvest losses ranging between 30-70% of their produce during harvesting.

Construction of the agro processing factory commenced in the FY2018/2019 and construction of the superstructures roof is ongoing. The factory will have a capacity of 20,000 tons/annum.

Area of Jurisdiction

Area of Jurisdiction

The authority covers the counties of Narok, Kajiado, Nakuru and Nyandarua. The authority is mandated to plan and co-ordinate the implementation of development projects in the Ewaso Ng’iro South River Basin and catchment areas.

Area of Jurisdiction Counties

Area of Jurisdiction Counties

The Authority is dedicated to be the leading agency in promotion of integrated sustainable and equitable social economic development in the River basin

Physical Features

Physical Features

Ensda has a diverse geography, cultures, economies and climatic conditions covering highlands, and Arid and semi-Arid areas (ASALS). High poverty levels, heavy disease burden, scarce water resources, rapid resource depletion and poor infrastructure.

Rivers and Lakes

Rivers and Lakes

Water Pans

Water Pans

Location Of water Pans

Location Of water Pans