Kitui County Executive Committee Member for Health and Sanitation Dr Winnie Kitetu today led the exercise for distribution of the Funds for empowerment programme,(formerly pro poor) in Mutonguni Ward Kitui West.
The fund from Kitui County Government will see many needy learners access education with ease.
Mutonguni has benefited from Ksh 1M where secondary school and vocational centres students received Ksh 5000 each, while university students recieved ksh 10,000 each.
Addressing students at Muthale Girls, Mutonguni Girls and Kitamwiki Mixed Secondary schools, Dr Kitetu urged students to work hard in school to better their lives.
In Kithumula Kwa Mutonga ward, Chief Officer Agnes Mulewa led the exercise where similar amounts were issued.