Kenya: Aga Khan Foundation and European Union donate sports equipment worth Shs 10 Million

Aga Khan Foundation and European Union donate sports equipment worth Shs 10 MillionThe Aga Khan Foundation in conjunction with the European Union (EU) has donated sports equipment, worthy Shs10Million, to 30 Secondary Schools in Mandera, Garissa, and Lamu Counties.

The equipment included balls for various ball games, sportswear, sticks, bats, clubs nets and goals, at her Jogoo House officer yesterday.

The Cabinet Secretary for Education, Ambassador Amina Mohamed formally received the equipment on behalf of the three Counties at her Jogoo House yesterday. She was flanked by the

Chairman Chief Executive Officer of The National Council for Nomadic Education in Kenya (NACONEK), Chris Galgalo and nominated Senator, who is also the Secretary-General of KNUT, Mr. Wilson Sossion.

She said the support Aga Khan Foundation had given will help close the gap between the Counties in Arid and Semin Arid (ASAL) regions and the rest of the country.

“It will advance the national agenda of ensuring equity in education and training,” Ambassador Mohamed noted.

Source: Kass Media Group / Rodgers Tumo / April 11, 2018

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