Governor Charity Ngilu ended her tour of Kitui’s mineral belt by extolling residents to stand in solidarity with her government ahead of the impending extraction of county wealth. The Governor also called on residents to join her in efforts to protect mineral prospects in the county.
Addressing residents of Mithikwani in Kitui West Sub-county this evening, the County Boss swore to ensure that mineral deposits strengthen the county’s economy through proper extraction structure and general mineral control in the county.
She said Kitui is blessed with huge deposits of limestone in Ngaaie in Mwingi, Coal in Mui, Copper in Kitui West, and limestone in Kitui South among other places. She however decried the many years of delay in the mineral extraction plan and expressed commitment in fast tracking the process. Read the whole article here