By Our Reporter.
On Tuesday, October 13, 2020 – Kitui Governor hosted Senate Majority Leader Hon Samuel Poghisio, the COUNTY DIARY Reports.
Speaking at her office when she hosted Senate Majority leader Samuel Poghisio, Governor Charity Ngilu said the move will see the county reduce spending on imports and increase job opportunities.
Kitui County has embarked on local production/manufacturing to largely cut costs on expenditures on imports in a bid to boost the local economy.
“The counties have a huge potential to invest in the manufacturing sector and should produce most consumables. We must end the importation of even the most basic commodities.” She said.
On his part, Senator Poghisio commended Kitui County for embarking on efforts to strengthen micro, small and medium enterprises in a bid to boost their contribution to job creation.___