Last modified: 2014-05-11 by bruce berry
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Image by Jens Pattke, 21 Apr 2014
Busia is a county in the former Western Province of
Kenya. It borders Kakamega County to
the east, Bungoma County to the north, Lake Victoria and Siaya County to the
south and Busia District in Uganda in the west.
Busia town is the administrative centre and is a major cross-border trading town.
Bruce Berry, 11 May 2014
Image sent by Jens Pattke, 21 Apr 2014
The flag of Busia County has three equal horizontal stripes of light green,
black and blue. In the centre of the black stripe is the county logo
(black on white) which is also found in the centre of the county Arms. The
logo features a stylised fence with an open gate which symbolises the importance
of cross border trade in the local economy.
Jens Pattke, 21 Apr 2014