Sports fans turned up in large numbers for the pioneer Kitui County Half Marathon in Mutomo – Kitui South today.
Political leaders led by Kitui senator Enoch Wambua were in spirited moods as they cheered on participants before running in the 2KM fun race.
Professionals, Youth leaders and members of the business community attended in good numbers in the event that started early morning and came to conclusion at sunset.
Sinohydro Corporation, Kiio Wambua Foundation and Golden Africa Ltd the manufacturers of the popular Avena cooking oil were the event’s main sponsors. Others are Athletics Kenya, Sports Kenya, The Communication Authority of Kenya, Mutomo Mission Hospital and the South Eastern Kenya University (SEKU).