The County Government of Kitui will partner with Kitui Enterprise Promotion Company Ltd to expand the company’s mango processing capacity and maximize benefit to the fruit farmers in Kitui County.
Kitui Governor Mama Charity Ngilu made the pledge today when she toured the company’s mango processing plant in Kitui town adding that her Government would also assist in marketing and promoting the companys’ products locally and beyond.
The company run by Kitui Development Centre, a local NGO in conjunction with farmers.
The governor was impressed with the value addition activities of the firm which have improved mango farmers’ incomes.
Accompanied by senior county government officials, the Governor was taken through various stages of mango value chain addition.
She said her government will ensure farmers’ mango produce would be precessed and paid for.