- Busia District, Kenya
The main economic activity is trade with neighbouring
Uganda, with Busia town- the district headquarters - being a cross-border centre. Away from town, the district economy is heavily reliant on fishing and agriculture, with cassava, millet, sweet potatoes, beans, and maizebeing the principal cash crops.
Busia District is inhabited by a tribe in Kenya called Luhyas who are basically situated in the Western part of Kenya.
The district has a total population of 370,608 (1999 census).
Busia district has four constituencies:
Namboboto, a village in Busia District.
* [http://www2.reliefweb.int/rw/fullMaps_Af.nsf/luFullMap/E33C1F4E46EB2AE385256D2C006C5833/$File/rw_kenBusia200503.pdf?OpenElement Map of Busia District]
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