Mombasa County has a long history the traces can be found from the writings of the 16th century. Many traders did attempt to enforce their governance on the town due to its advantageously central location, where Arab influence is felt prominently till date.
Mombasa County – The mandate of the County Finance and Economic Planning Department entails giving technical support and guiding other departments in financial and economic planning matters. The CEC member will provide leadership and strategic policy direction, while the Chief Officer will manage and coordinate all activities of the Department. He will also be the accounting and authorized officer of the Department.