The President Uhuru Kenyatta has lauded the Interior Ministry for promoting local manufacturing industries in the country, the COUNTY DIARY reports.
The president was addressing national security top organs in Mombasa.
Uhuru thanked the Governor of Kitui HE Charity Ngilu for the good work being done at Kitui County Textile Center,( KICOTEC), a brain child of the Governor.
President Uhuru said the national security sector is contributing to the Buy Kenya and Build Kenya, a Government driven policy — by acquiring police officers and administrative officers uniforms at kitui County Textile Centre.
President Kenyatta said that “the country appreciates that the security sector is contributing to the ‘Buy Kenya Build Kenya’ initiative by acquiring uniforms from local manufactures such as national youth service, Rivertec and KICOTEC