Dr.Wathe Officiates Commencement of spraying Nymphs in Mwingi

0
152

By Charles Muthoka.

Kitui Deputy Governor Dr Wathe Nzau has today, witnessed the commencement of spraying the nymphs (young locust) by use of motorized hand sprayers at Maseki Village in Kyuso Ward, Mwingi North Sub County, which was one of the breeding sites.

Accompanying the Deputy Governor is the CECM in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Livestock Development Emanuel Kisangau, MCA Kyuso Ward Hon Stephen Kivunzi and Deputy Director for Agriculture Francis Kitoo, among other officers.

Speaking at Maseki shopping Centre, Dr Wathe assured the residents that, from tomorrow the National Youth Service officers will join County Agricultural officers and the trained community members in the spraying which started today.

The CECM in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Livestock Development Emanuel Kisangau (right), Deputy Governor Dr Wathe Nzau (2nd right), Kyuso MCA Hon Stephen Kivunzi (2nd left) and the Deputy Director for Agriculture Francis Kitoo (left), at the farm of Nzoka Manda displaying a batch of dead nymphs (small locust), to show how effective the pesticide is, after today’s spraying which was done in the morning.

Comments