Kajiado County launches food support programme for vulnerable families

  • | Citizen TV
    Kajiado County government has launched a food support programme for families hard hit by the impact of Coronavirus pandemic. The first phase of the programme targets to thirty thousand households. The next phase will cover additional twenty thousand. Under the programme, County officials will load details regarding the targeted families on an ICT system and beneficiaries will, in turn, be notified when to collected their food packages via Short Message System on their mobile phones. The county government has also partnered with local small-scale traders to supply the foodstuff in a bid to boost their businesses that have slowed down from the effects of the pandemic.