Nyeri Governor H.E Mutahi Kahiga on Tuesday, 24th July 2018 launched a water project that involvesĀ  drilling of 15 new boreholes in Nyeri County. In partnership with the National Water Conservation and Pipeline Corporation, the County Government of Nyeri will drill the 15 boreholes at a cost of 23.1 million shillings. The new boreholes will be drilled in the following areas :

NEW BOREHOLES TO BE DRILLED

1. Giakagina-Magutu

2. Ndimaini-Konyu

3. Gakuyu-Konyu

4. Kimahuri-Kabaru

5. Migwi-Kabaru

6. Gitwe-Naromoru

7. Nyange Primary School-Thegu

8. Toll Station-Gakawa

9. Kiboya-Mugunda

10. Ex-Page-Mweiga

11. Mahiga-Endarasha/Mwiyogo

12. Embaringo-Gatarakwa

13. Kienjero-Mugunda

14. Gitegi-Gatarakwa

15. Mwireri-Mweiga

There are seven existing boreholes in Nyeri which will now be powered through a partnership between County Government of Nyeri and Rural Electrification Authority (REA). The seven that have been in existence include :

1. Karera-Endarasha/Mwiyogo

2. Kiboya-Gakawa

3. Gitero-Naromoru

4. Gatuamba Karicheni-Thegu

5. Mathina Karundas- Thegu

6. Gitero Kabati-Kiamathaga

7. Mahiga-Endarasha/Mwiyogo

In total, Nyeri will now have 22 boreholes that will be powered by Rural Electrification Authority ( REA).