The Kiambu County Covid-19 Emergency Fund has officially been launched, with several companies giving their contributions in Thika today.
Bakex Millers Limited, that is part of Broadway Group that also runs Broadway Bakery, gave a cash donation of Ksh 5 million for the County Fund with another donation worth millions in form of food.
Capwell Industries also gave a cash donation as well as food to be distributed to various parts of Kiambu. Kiambu Governor James Nyoro thanked the companies for their generous contribution and assured that the funds will be utilized for their intended purpose of cushioning vulnerable residents in the county.
Also present were Kiambu Deputy Governor Joyce Ngugi, Patron of the Fund George Muhoho, Chairman Eddie Njoroge, ABSA Kenya CEO Jeremy Awori, Devki Group Chairman Narendra Raval, Thika Town MP Patrick Wainaina(Jungle) among others.