Uasin Gishu County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya, located in the former Rift Valley Province. List of Event Centres, Venues and Halls in Uasin Gishu. The city of Eldoret is the county’s largest population center as well as its administrative and commercial center.
Uasin Gishu is located on a plateau and has a cool and temperate climate. The county borders Trans-Nzoia County to the north, Elgeyo-Marakwet and Baringo counties to the east, Kericho county to the south, Nandi county to the south, south-west and Kakamega county to the west.
In 1903, the area was proposed as a potential Jewish homeland, as the British Uganda Programme. This proposal was rejected by the British Jewish community leaders.
In 1908, fifty eight families of Afrikaans-speaking South Africans settled in Uasin Gishu plateau. They were followed by sixty more families in 1911 and more later. The town of Eldoret was established in the midst of the farms they created.
Here is a List of Event Centres, Venues and Halls in Uasin Gishu
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