“You know the campaign period has not yet been officially opened but when that time comes I will come to ask for your support. I know this time around you will elect me,”said Bitok.
He said if elected Governor, he will ensure the funds allocated to the county by the National Treasury is well utilized and that no funds will remain unspent and returned to Treasury as has been the case with the current county administration.
Kenya’s ambassador to Pakistan Julius Bitok has urged girls to take their education seriously since it holds the key to their future. He was speaking at Turbo girls when he visited some of the girls sponsored by his Amb. Bitok Foundation which coincided with day of girl child.
He says his foundation sponsors bright secondary students from humble background and also offers scholarships to study with prestigious universities around the world. He urged students to maintain high discipline which shape them to future processionals
“The Eldoret Rally is one of the most competitive and popular events in the calendar of motorsport in Kenya and as a bank we are enthusiastic in supporting motor sports in the country,” said Angela Mwirigi, KCB marketing and Communications Director during a press briefing held this morning to launch the rally.
Uasin Gishu County Governor Jackson Mandago arrived in Eldoret to a heroic welcome.
Governor Mandago landed at Eldoret International Airport at noon and his motorcade headed towards town, where he made several stopovers.
Thousands of Eldoret residents lined up along the major Oginga Odinga Street and Uganda road, cheering and singing as his convoy snaked through the town.
He later on addressed a crowd along Uganda road.
Noble Hotel CEO was yesterday charged with failing to pay for services given by a contractor. Okwara is alleged to have refused to pay Rhinonet Africa, a company he hired too install security locks and energy savers worthy Kshs 131,700.
The County Assembly of Uasin Gishu has passed a motion seeking to have all road and related civil works in Eldoret done outside business hours preferably at night when most businesses are closed.
In a motion moved by Leader of Majority and Karuna/Meibeki Ward MCA Josphat Lowoi, observed that Eldoret Town is an emerging commercial and economic hub in the North Rift region and that it is important the county government to formulate policies and programs which will enable promotion of conducive business and investment environment.
Uasin Gishu County Assembly Speaker Isaac Terer has raised his voice over the attack by a senior policeman on K24 cameraman Duncan Wanga yesterday. Wanga was attacked while filming the street demo in Eldoret.
“The attack was very barbaric, inhuman, unlawful and very unacceptable. It is completely out of order for an officer to attack a journalist in his line of duty,” said Terer.