Garissa County

County Headquarters: Garissa

Population

Population: 623,060 (2009 Census)

Social

Cushites such as as Borana and Rendille inhabit the county and are normally nomadic pastrolists. Their religion is Islam.

 

Economic

Pastrolism is the main economic activity.

Political

The current governor is Ali Bunow Korane (Jubilee)

 

Garissa County Constituencies

The county has 6 constituencies:

  • Garissa Township
  • Fafi
  • Dadaab
  • Lagdera
  • Balambala
  • Ijara