007 Garissa County

Garissa County is located in the northeastern region of Kenya. It neighbors Somalia to the East. It is one of the sparsely populated counties in Kenya.

The main economic activities in Garissa are pastoralism. Other activities include bee keeping, irrigated farming, trade, and sand harvesting. Garissa is also becoming an attractive place for solar plantations because of the prolonged sun seasons. To boost security, it is home to one of the military barracks in Kenya.

Garissa County is one of the cheapest counties to live. The people are welcoming with the county having adequate facilities to support smooth learning. It also provides such recreation facilities like Arawale National Reserve, Boni National Reserve, Garissa Community Reserve, and Nomad Palace Hotel. You can also spend your free time at Almond Resort, Lantern Resort, and Tana Grand Hotel.

Here are some of the colleges found in Garissa County.

NEP College of Health Sciences

Greenwich College of Business Studies and Accountancy

Ganana Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology

Frontier Institute of Professional and Management Studies

Northeastern National Polytechnic

Kenya Medical Training College – Garissa Campus

Garissa Teachers Training College

N. E. P. Technical Training College

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