Global Courant 2023-04-15 21:48:20
The government is committed to addressing the challenges faced by Kenyans.
President William Ruto said the government is focusing on issues that will change the lives of ordinary people.
Speaking in Narok and Kiambu provinces, where he launched water and road projects, the president said only unity of purpose will move the country forward.
He asked leaders to focus on transforming the country and get out of politics.
“I am ready to work with all leaders to change Kenya. I will work with any leader who wants to improve the lives of Kenyans,” he said.
The president launched the Sh1.5 billion Narok Town Sewerage Project in the company of Governors Patrick Ole Ntutu (Narok) and Joseph Ole Lenku (Kajiado), among other MPs.
He also commissioned a $73 million water project in Suswa that will provide five million liters of water per day to more than 40,000 households in the area.
The president said that the government sh. 350 million. set aside for water in the province.
“We are building dams and pans to provide water for domestic use and irrigation so we can eradicate hunger in Kenya,” he explains.
Later, President Ruto, accompanied by Vice President Rigathi Gachagua, Commerce Cabinet Secretary Moses Kuria, Kiambu Governor Kimani Wamatangi, Majority Leader Kimani Ichung’wa and dozens of MPs and MCAs, launched the upgrade to bitumen standard of 90 kilometers of roads in Gachie/Limuru, province of Kiambu.
He noted that the roads will facilitate the flow of agricultural products and goods to the market.
“This will open up access to economic opportunities for people in the area. This is the spirit of our Bottom-Up Economic Transformation Agenda.”
The president said the government is working around the clock to lower the cost of living.
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