Deputy Governor David Kones Launches City’s Inaugural Clean-up Campaign
Written by Naholi Nabwire
H.E Deputy Governor David Kones has delivered a compelling address, highlighting the urgent need for concerted efforts to address environmental challenges while he flagged off the City’s inaugural clean up exercise at Pipeline Area, Nakuru East.
His words inspired the public to reflect on their responsibilities in preserving the natural beauty and the aesthetics of the City while he emphasized on the need to regain the City’s glory of a clean City.
The noble exercise drew notable partners and enthusiastic members of the public demonstrating a unified commitment to fostering a cleaner and healthier environment for all.
“Such collaborative efforts not only enhance the aesthetics of the city but also underscore the community’s dedication to environmental stewardship and sustainable living,” remarked CECM Nelson Maara while he echoed the DG’s sentiments
The spirit of solidarity echoed throughout the exercise as individuals from diverse backgrounds joined hands, emphasizing the shared responsibility in ensuring the success of the crucial endeavor.
The event served as a catalyst for future collaborations, with plans already underway for regular clean-up drives and educational campaigns aimed at promoting environmental awareness in the City.
Acknowledging the invaluable contributions of all participants, the City Manager Mr Gitau Thabanja thanked them for their dedication and commitment to embracing sustainable lifestyle practices in the neighbourhoods
From representatives of the Business Communities to esteemed community leaders the presence of key stakeholders underscored a shared commitment to effecting positive change.
The participation of the organizations including KWS, NEMA, NASWAMA, KARA, Stima Sacco, Red Cross Kenya, Slow Food Kenya, Rotaract Club of Menengai, Team Environment Kenya, Valley Hospital, Chakula Centre, Classic Events, Mlango Fiti, Lions Club of Nakuru, Inga Farm Care, Egerton University and numerous other partners, demonstrated a collaborative effort aimed at fostering a cleaner and healthier environment for all.