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It’s time to empower My People says Nyamira Women Rep.

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Nyamira county Women Rep Jerusha Momanyi handing over Water tank to Kegogi PAG primary school's headteacher , and pupils.[ Photo Brighton Makori]

Nyamira county 30 January 2021……………………Nyamira  residents have been asked to  identify  and give information about  orphans  to benefit from the  Nyamira county women rep initiative after it has been realized that  they are mostly affected in the society more so  when the country records highest number of early pregnancy   cases.


 Addressing residents on Friday  in various  schools across the county  when she was issuing Water  Tanks, Nyamira Women  Representative  Jerusha Momanyi said that she has already paid some school fees to more than 700 Total orphan across the county.


 “Already i have identified more than 700 orphans   who I have paid school fees ,let us continue identifying them so that we can empower them through educating them ,”she said

  Jerusha also called upon the security agencies more so chiefs  to  make sure  that  perpetrates are known in the villages who  want to cut short girl children’s Education.


” I call upon Chiefs to  ensure that  they know whom we are  staying with in our villages since we can get that we are living with thieves and those who are impregnating our young children ” she said 

The county Mp also noted that they have set measures as the Government to ensure that all school going girls receive sanitary towels.

She also issued a Tent to Karantini Self help group and motorcycle to one of the family which has got disabled children.

” Am committed through NGAAF so that i can empower my people ” she added

Among the schools she visited include Karantini SDA primary School in Gesima ward , Nyatieko DOK, Kegogi among others.