The NYC & Afya Halisi held the first 2020 subcounty leaders forum yesterday in Tseikuru Ward. The ward registered 285 Teenage pregnancy cases in 2019 and currently has 94 reported cases for 2020.
They thanked all the leaders of Tseikuru Subcounty who showed up for the meeting. Special thanks also went to the DCC Madam Anne, youth reps Kali Kimanzi & Winnie, Tseikuru Bodaboda Chairperson, the Ward Admin, office of the MCA, office of the MP Mwingi North, the DCIO, CPM, Principals, Headteachers, PTA Reps, invited chiefs and the teenagers representatives who found time to sit in the meeting.
We agreed on various strategies like having sublocation level Barazas for parents and teenagers on behaviour change, Formation of young mother’s clubs for purposes of role modelling and peer counseling among other strategies.
Youths and all general public of Tseikuru can call this toll free number 0800720574 for all health related information and advice. This is a free online clinic point for Kitui County youths to get help for their personal and private health information.
We will be having our last Mwingi North TWG forum at Kyuso Youth Empowerment Center today.
Aggrey Nzomo, NYC Kitui