“I have held talks with the Algerian ambassador who has assured me 15 scholarships for our students. I will give one to Murray and the rest to other students across the County,” said the County boss on Sunday.
Taita Taveta Governor Granton Samboja faces a legal battle after the High Court in Nairobi.
An ambitious multi-billion shillings project to create 20,000 jobs in Taita Taveta County is in the offing, thanks to Kenyans in the diaspora.
Already the Taita Taveta County Assembly has approved the Sh100 billion diaspora university town development plan.
Ndara B community chairman Benjamin Mwandaa, whose community is to benefit from the jobs says: “The move by the diaspora to create jobs is good for the young people. My community is happy to be part of the project.”
On 17th December 2014, Taita Taveta University College set yet another milestone in acquiring more.
Heartbeat International Ministries has been supporting several projects in Bura Ward, Mwatate Sub County in Taita Taveta County in Education and Agriculture.
One of the teacher from the three schools confirmed that several girls in the school had been missing classes during their period as they could not afford to buy the normal pads in the market.
Through the building of the proposed Sh100 billion university in Taita Taveta County, SMEs will have a piece of the immense project by being awarded tenders to supply all kinds of materials.
Indeed the county is enthusiastic that the project will go a long way in changing the economic fortunes of a section of its population through the expansion of employment opportunities and affording small firms a golden chance to participate in the project.
Among the universities that could not fill half their advertised slots are Turkana, Garissa, Rongo, Taita-Taveta, Eldoret and Kabianga.
Governor Granton Samboja has appreciated the four girls who invented the Ndovu care gadget for.
The wildlife service is currently using radio collars, which transmit a satellite and radio signal using GPS technology to map out the elephants’ migratory routes and identify how far they travel in search of water and vegetation.