Governor drums up support for county cooperative at Jubilee fete
SEE ALSO :Boinnet, Senate wrangle over IriaThe cooperative projects a Sh300 million monthly contribution or Sh3.6 billion annually. Iria said to ensure safety of the investment, Delloitte and Touche have been appointed to manage the kitty. “The cooperative is duly registered by the Department of Cooperatives,” he said. Some members of the county assembly have distanced themselves from the kitty alleging they have not been provided with information on its establishment by the executive. Iria however asked the county leaders to support the initiative instead of embarking on a smear campaign. During the function, the governor commissioned 13 state-of-the-art ambulances that were procured by the county government to facilitate transportation of the sick and expectant mothers to hospitals.