Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson K. Mandago, EGH, Sunday, thanked legislators for being the forefront in passing legislations that have seen tremendous improvement of national sporting organizations.
Mandago spoke at Uasin Gishu County Assembly headquarters when he flagged off a Five- Kilometre corporate race which marked the beginning of the 2 edition of County Assembly Sports & Cultural Association games to be held in Uasin Gishu county from 30th September 2019 – 7th October 2019.
“ The successes Kenya is recording today in the global sporting arena is down to the good laws you have made to ensure that our talented young men and women are given the be tools and conditions to perform at their level best, “ Mandago said.
The county boss also welcomed the MCAs and their staff from the various counties to sample North Rift’s tourism and cultural attractions.
Speaking during the event Uasin Gishu speaker David Kiplagat welcomed participants while promising that his assembly will defend the titles they won and add more medals to their cabinet as befitting of the host’s slogan ‘ The Champions”.
Also present during the flag off was Taita Taveta County Assembly speaker Meshack Maghanga, Uasin Gishu Deputy speaker Hosea Lamai and speakers from various counties.