President Uhuru to Visit Kisumu on Tuesday

President Uhuru Kenyatta will on Tuesday 18th April Visit Kisumu town.State House Spokesman Manoah Esipisu has confirmed the Head of State’s visit to the region to attend National Drama Festival Gala at State house Kisumu.

“The President is going for the national drama festival. He may have other meetings but definitely will not address roadside rallies, ” State House spokesperson said in a statement.

During his visit to Kisumu on Tuesday, the Head of State is expected to have dinner with local leaders and address the public in Kisumu town.

During his address at the Kisumu State Lodge last Sunday, Mr Esipisu said the government had allocated Sh200 million to get rid of the water hyacinth.

In March 2017, Uhuru had sent top government offcials and Jubilee leaders to the lake region amid claims that he has neglected the region.

Led by Raphael Tuju, the team denied the allegations that Jubilee was killing the fish industry in Kenya by importing fish from China.