This year’s edition of the Agricultural Society of Kenya’s Nakuru National Show was held last week from 3rd to 7th of July. The event saw over 200 exhibitors participate to showcase their products and services. Exhibitors were drawn from various sectors such as the government institutions, agriculture, manufacturing, trade, financial services as well as educational institutions.
KWFT stood out with an impressive stand which was strategically located along the main street of the showground. The stand also had a demo farm and various agri-assets on display. Some of the assets on display were a tractor, a mini milk dispensing machine, a milking machine, energy saving jikos and chaff cutters.
The show was officially opened on Friday 5th July by the Cabinet Secretary for Water and Sanitation, Hon Simon Chelugui, who visited our stand accompanied by the CAS for Agriculture, Mr. Andrew Tuimur and the CEC for Agriculture, Nakuru County, Dr. Immaculate Maina.
KWFT emerged victorious in the following categories:
- Best Microfinance Institution Stand – Position 1
- Best Innovation and Invention Stand – Position 1
- Best Stand in Community Service – Position 3
- Best stand in Youth Empowerment and Capacity Building – Position 3
The Managing Director Mr. Mwangi Githaiga was awarded a certificate during the ceremony in recognition of 10 years of continuous service to the society from the ASK Patron, His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta.
KWFT appreciates everyone who took their time to visit our stand, as well as our esteemed stakeholders for the continued support that they accord this great Institution as we continue to impact the lives of thousands of families countrywide.