Ukambani Governors led by Kitui Governor on Tuesday held meeting in Machakos Governor’s office where they resolved to support The Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), the COUNTY DIARY has learnt.

The primary propose of (BBI) Is inclusivity in government for all and a shared prosperity across the country.
The leaders from the South Eastern Kenya Economic Block, we want our people to benefit economically from the BBI discussions, Machakos Governor Dr Alfred Mutua said.

We want to highlight our needs and provide a way to empower our people, as well as present our region as a strong strategic partner on the National platform.

The meeting was attended by host governors H.E Dr Alfred Mutua, H.E. Prof. Kivutha Kibwana and H. E. Charity Ngilu at the Machakos Governor’s Office

The leaders later toured the Machakos Cancer and Research Centre, a great milestone that has truly provided excellent cancer care for the people of Machakos and beyond.
With the proposed increase in County disbursement in BBI to between 35%-45% from the previous 18%, projects like these will be a reality across the country, Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu said

Machakos Governor Dr Alfred Mutua addressing media after the meeting
Kitui Governor Dr Charity Ngilu addressing media after the meeting in Machakos County, flagged by her fellow Governors.
Ukambani Governors pledge unity ahead of devolution conference and Building bridges Rallies across the country.
Governors pledge to work together so that the sekeb dream can be realized .
Makueni Governor Prof Kivutha Kibwana speaks during the meeting