Educational Facilities

Investing in educational infrastructure plays a pivotal role in Base Titanium’s community programmes.

To date 36 educational infrastructure projects have been undertaken at a cost of Ksh 196 million, spread across the County from the Mrima Bwiti Resettlement Scheme, around the mine site, Matuga, Mkongani and to Likoni. Projects completed range from providing ablution facilities, refurbishing existing institutions to building new schools, such as the flagship Magaoni Secondary School at a cost of Ksh 35 million.

Bwiti Primary School

Bwiti Primary School

Bwiti Primary School

Kiruku Secondary School

Kiruku Secondary School

Kiruku Secondary School

Kibwaga Feeder School

Kibwaga Feeder School

Kibwaga Feeder School

Magaoni Secondary School

Magaoni Secondary School

Magaoni Secondary School

Mwaloya Primary School

Mwaloya Primary School

Mwaloya Primary School

Details of Base Titanium's investment in education infrastructure are set out in the table below.

No Institution Location Background Scope Investment
1 Bwiti Primary School Bwiti Village, Lunga Lunga Implemented through the social infrastructure requirements defined in the Special Mining Lease 8 classrooms built in 2008, upgraded ablution facilities installed in 2014 Ksh 5.7 million
2 Kiruku Secondary School Kiruku Village, Lunga Lunga Implemented through the social infrastructure requirements defined in the Special Mining Lease Constructed in 2008 to cater for 250 students from Kiruku and other nearby villages and added a science laboratory in 2014 Ksh 13.5 million
3 Mivumoni Secondary School Mivumoni Village, Msambweni Implemented through the social infrastructure requirements defined in the Special Mining Lease Construction of a dormitory block in 2012, provision of bunk beds, mattresses and mosquito nets and rehabilitation of the school’s water supply Ksh 7.3 million
4 Kibwaga Feeder School Kibwaga Village near Shimba Hills Town Implemented through the social infrastructure requirements defined in the Special Mining Lease An Early Childhood Development Centre catering for children below six years of age, constructed in 2012, comprising 3 classrooms, office and store Ksh 6.6 million
5 Magaoni Secondary School Magaoni Village, Msambweni Implemented through the social infrastructure requirements defined in the Special Mining Lease Phase 1 included 4 classrooms, administration block, science laboratory and staff housing built in 2012, with a multipurpose hall, kitchen and sports field added in 2014. Phase 2 will be implemented as the school becomes a boarding facility Ksh 35 million
6 Kwale Medical Training College Msambweni Campus In response to a request by KMTC administration in Kwale County Constructed 2 classrooms, an ablution block and installed a water supply in 2015 Ksh 8.9 million
7 Msambweni Secondary School Msambweni Town Implemented through the Community Development Schedule agreed with local communities and the Mining Project Liaison Committee Construction of a dormitory in 2014 with 128 bed capacity and water supply; beds also provided Ksh 9.9 million
8 Mwamzandi Secondary School Milalani Village, Msambweni Upgraded to provide boarding facilities as part of the Community Development Schedule prioritised by local communities and the Mining Project Liaison Committee Construction of an administration block, a dormitory of 128 bed capacity and water supply for the school and local community Ksh 9.9 million
9 Mwaloya Primary School Mwaloya Village, Msambweni Implemented through the social infrastructure requirements defined in Base’s Special Mining Lease in partnership with the Kwale County Government and Msambweni CDF Base construction of 6 classrooms and 3 ablution blocks in 2014; CDF provided 2 classrooms and Kwale County Government the Early Childhood Development Centre Ksh 10 million
10 Shamu Primary School Shamu Village, Ukunda Response to the school management committee seeking emergency assistance to repair collapsed infrastructure at the school Rebuilt 2 ablution blocks in 2014 Ksh 700,000
11 Tiwi Girls Secondary School Mabriver Village, Matuga Intervention at the request of school management committee and parents to prevent closure of the school for lack of ablution facilities Constructed an ablution block in 2013 Ksh 900,000
12 Matuga Girls High School Matuga Town Response to a request from the school’s management board and parents Renovation of a science laboratory and construction of a boundary wall Ksh 5.7 million
13 Yeje Primary School Yeje Village, Matuga Implemented through the Community Development Schedule in collaboration with the Kwale Liaison Committee and Kwale County Government Construction of an Early Childhood Development Centre, completed in 2015, to cater for young children around Waa location and renovation of 3 classroom blocks Ksh 5.3 million
14 Chai Primary School Chai Village, Matuga Implemented through the Community Development Schedule in collaboration with the Kwale Liaison Committee and Kwale County Government Construction of an Early Childhood Development Centre, completed in 2015, to cater for young children in Tiwi location Ksh 4.6 million
15 Ng’ombeni Primary School Ng’ombeni Village, Matuga Implemented through the Community Development Schedule in collaboration with the Kwale Liaison Committee and Kwale County Government Construction of an Early Childhood Development Centre, completed in 2015, to cater for young children around Ng’ombeni Ksh 4.5 million
16 Kombani Secondary School Kombani Village, Matuga Direct application by the school management committee and parents Construction of an administration block and water harvesting tank Ksh 4.2 million
17 Mweza Primary School Mweza Village, Mtongwe, Likoni Response to an emergency appeal by the Mombasa County Women’s Representative, the school management and parents Renovated 9 classrooms in 2014 and replacement of storm damaged roof Ksh 5.1 million
18 Puma Primary School Kibuyuni Village, Likoni Response to a request from school management and parents Renovated a classroom block in 2014 Ksh 3.9 million
19 Shika Adabu Secondary School Shika Adabu Village, Likoni Implemented through the Community Development Schedule for the Likoni Liaison Committee Built 2 classrooms and 1 ablution block in 2014 to expand the school Ksh 6.9 million
20 Shika Adabu Secondary School Shika Adabu Village, Likoni Implemented through the Community Development Schedule for Likoni Construction of a tank stand and installation of a 24,000-litre water tank in 2014 Ksh 160,000
21 Likoni Muslim Primary School Caltex Village in Likoni Implemented in response to an appeal from the Kibuyuni liaison sub-committee local consultation committee Renovation of 3 classroom blocks, a total of 13 classrooms and the head teacher’s office in 2013 Ksh 4.7 million
22 Mwachande Primary School Mwachande Village, Msambweni Implemented in response to a request from school administrators to rehabilitate a classroom block which had become unusable Provision of iron sheets & timber for roofing of 3 classrooms in 2013 Ksh 90,000
23 Chigombero Primary School Chigombero Village, Lunga Lunga Carried out after a proposal from the school and village elders to upgrade the existing temporary structure to provide adequate space for teachers and school administrators Construction of an administration block in 2014 Ksh 1.9 million
24 Mwapala Primary School Mwapala Village, Msambweni A request from parents to urgently replace collapsed pit latrines as 600 children were using only two toilets. It was also evident that some older classroom blocks were in desperate need of repair. The school administration requested another classroom to accommodate the growing student population. Renovation of 11 classrooms and construction of one additional classroom, reconstruction of 3 ablution blocks in 2014 Ksh 6.2 million
25 Maji Safi Primary School Shelly Beach Village, Likoni Implemented through the Community Development Schedule for Likoni Construction of a plinth and installation of a 24,000-litre water tank in 2014 Ksh 160,000
26 Bububu Secondary School Bububu Village, Likoni Implemented through the Community Development Schedule for Likoni Construction of a plinth and installation of a 24,000-litre water tank in June 2014 Ksh 160,000
27 Kidimu Primary School – special unit for the deaf Kidimu, Lunga Lunga Response to an appeal by the teacher in charge and the nominated MCA for pupils with special needs Construction of a modern dormitory in 2015 Ksh 6.5 million
28 Mkongani Agricultural Training Centre Mkongani, Matuga Partnering Kwale County Government Department of Agriculture in meeting infrastructural requirements at the training centre Construction of a perimeter wall surrounding the farm and secondary school in 2015 Ksh 6.8 million
29 Yeje ECD Centre Yeje Village, Matuga Request from Kwale County Government to assist in upgrading old buildings to accommodate increased attendance Renovation of old classrooms in 2015 Ksh 700,000
30 Magaoni Secondary School Magaoni Village, Msambweni Request from school management committee to electrify the school Connection to the power supply and installation of internal wiring in 2015 Ksh 800,000
31 Shimba Hills Secondary School Shimba Hills Village, Matuga Request from school committee to assist with rebuilding a dormitory damaged by fire Renovation of a dormitory in 2015 Ksh 3.0 million
32 Shimba Hills Secondary School Shimba Hills Village, Matuga Additional upgrade work to the renovated dormitory Installation of toilets and showers for the dormitory in 2016 Ksh 480,000
33 Magaoni Secondary School Magaoni Village, Msambweni Request from the school committee to fence the school Fencing of school grounds in 2016 Ksh 2.5 million
34 Magaoni Secondary School Magaoni Village, Msambweni Request for an additional toilet block to cater for increased enrolment Construction of 3-door pit latrine in 2016 Ksh 520,000
35 Juhudi Secondary School Mwachande Village, Ramisi Request from school management board for replacement pit latrines Construction of 2-door pit latrines in 2017 Ksh 980,000
36 Waa Boys Secondary School Waa, Matuga Implemented through the Community Development Schedule identified by the Kwale Liaison Committee Construction of a science laboratory in 2017 Ksh 6.0 million