Rehabilitation Works at the Closed Eldoret champions market begin




By James Gitaka


The County Government of Uasin Gishu has embarked on clearing and opening of roads around Eldoret Champions Market that was  closed  for  seven days  by the County Government.


The activity is geared at making the town accessible while at the same time making the surroundings of  the  retail market secure,The County government intends to install street lights  around the market to make it more  secure  and accessible by the  residents  and  the business community .

Currently, the County road equipments are engaged on grading of the access roads  around the market in order  to reduce  congestion and  allow  for free  flow of god  and people.

The Ongoing rehabilitation works at the Eldoret  retail Market/Photo Copperfield Lagat


 The works  will also include rehabilitating and providing motorable safe spaces  between the retail  market and The  Eagles Hardware, an area that  was initially inhabited by street families and a no go zone for a majority of  Eldoret residents.

This is in line with Governor Jonathan Bii’s plan to open up roads, support 24 hour business economy  and promote security for the residents of Uasin Gishu County  ahead  of  the  conferment of Eldoret Town to a  city status .


Security has also been beefed up within the  Eldoret central Business district   in order to provide a conducive business  environment that would continue to attract  investors .

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