Education in West Pokot is highly placed as the key development propeller; therefore, every effort be it infrastructure or learning materials, the county government has wholly invested in it. 

Governor Prof. John Krop Lonyangapuo on Friday hosted the Deputy President, Hon. William Ruto in the county during the opening of a multi-purpose hall at Canon Price Tamkal Mixed Secondary School in Lomut Ward. The hall will which will serve the entire school is one of a kind in the lower region. 

Also, during his visit, the deputy president visited St. Francis School for the Visually Impaired where the Deputy President promised to support the school and Kapenguria Boys High School where he commissioned construction of various infrastructural projects.

On his part, governor Lonyangapuo said his administration is working closely with the national government to ensure the schools within get adequate infrastructure for quality education not leaving out on the special needs schools.

In attendance were various leaders including the Governor Josphat Nanok of Turkana County, Samuel Moroto- Mp Kapenguria, Mark Lomunokal- Mp Kacheliba, Peter Lochakapong- Mp Sigor, Lilian Tomitom- Women Representative West Pokot County, MCAs from various wards and other administrative officials.