22, April 2019
By County diary
Kenya National chamber of commerce and industry -kitui Chapter held their chapter election on 17th April 2019 at Kitui Multipurpose hall.
What is a Chamber of Commerce
A chamber of commerce is an association or network of business people designed to promote and protect the interest of its members.
A chamber of commerce, also known as a “board of trade,” is often made up of a group of business owners that share a locale or interests, but can also be international in scope. They will choose leadership, name representatives and debate which policies to espouse and promote.
Chambers of commerce exist all over the world. They do not have a direct role in creating laws or regulations, though they may be effective in influencing regulators and legislators with their organized lobbying efforts, The president Uhuru Kenyatta is the patron of National Chamber of Commerce and industry.
Kitui county delegates of the Kenya national chamber of commerce and industry on 17th April 2019 elected Mr. Duncan K Singi as Kitui county chairperson and Mr. Jones Nzomo Munyithya alias Kasuni from Mwingi as the vice chairperson.
Out of 11 directors, Only 6 retained their position during the hotly contested election.