BY OMARI AKELLO
THE gesture by Kisumu Women Representative Rose Nyamunga who spent her Easter Holiday at her County in promoting Education and modern farming has been roundly lauded by electorate who vowed to offer her another chance in the office.
Unlike many leaders who resorted to exotic holiday treat, Mrs. Nyamunga opted to connect with the locals and simultaneously distributed Sanitary Towels to various schools before meeting a host of Women groups with information on modern farming techniques, a noble step aimed at promoting food security.
During her Easter Holiday tour at Masara Primary school Prize giving day and which coincided with the holiday the Women representative distributed Textbooks, apart from showering with gifts students and teachers who registered best performance in their particular subjects.
The move follows her recent successful visit to UK, where the legislature presented her blue-print to various investors on viable means to eradicate poverty in Kisumu County through modern farming.
Addressing farmers at Nyangore in Muhuroni Constituency, Mrs. Nyamunga revealed that investors are ready to start an irrigation project within the County for improved for security.
She lamented reports by different research bodies indicating that Kisumu County locals spend a whooping sh. 75 million everyday in purchasing food stuff adding this has slapped negative impact on the development front.
According to Nyamunga, the food security project will also be supervised by other relevant government agencies including the Ministry of Agriculture and National Irrigation Board.