Mashujaa Day Celebrations to be held in Kericho, PS Omollo says

PS Raymond Omollo. [File, Standard]

This year’s Mashujaa Day celebrations to be held in Kericho County, Interior PS Raymond Omollo says.

In a statement released Thursday evening, shortly after inspecting the stadium, PS Omollo has said that upgrading of 10, 000 capacity Kericho Green Stadium is underway.

“Preparations have already begun for the 14th edition of the Mashujaa Day celebrations in Kericho County. The upgrading of Kericho Green Stadium, which will host the event, is underway, with the government keen on increasing the facility’s seating capacity to 10,000.” The statement reads.

According to the PS, additional 2, 000 seating spaces will be added to the stadium to accommodate more people. At the same time, roads leading to the stadium will also be upgraded.

“The military is in charge of the ongoing facelift, with area residents set to reap big from the government’s policy on local content.”