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104Km later : Boy granted four-year high school fees after long trek

 Joshua Otieno (in the middle) receives Sh 214,216 bank slip from St Anthony High School principal Cosmos Nabungolo (in red tie) and Kakamega Primary Head teacher David Ikunza

Walking more than 104km in search of Form One fees has earned  Joshua Otieno a four-year sponsorship from Mombasa Cement Limited. Otieno received Sh214,216 to cater for his fees at St Anthony High School in Kitale. “We promised to support Otieno aftre we read his plight in The Standard.

We’ve honoured our promise to cater for his fees and upkeep for four years. We expect him to work hard and get good grades,” said Akram Mohamed, the firm’s HR manager.


— Alex Wakhisi

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