The county government of Kisumu has undertaken the full management of the Sabako Vocational Training Centre in a ceremony held at Southwest ward in Kisumu West Sub-County.
The facility which was formally under the management of the community was handed over to the County department of education under the directorship of Vocational Education and Training, who promised to revive its immediate operation to the benefit of the community.
While presiding on the handing over ceremony, the CEC Education, ICT and Human Resource Development, Dr. John Obiero Ogone urged the community to embrace the Vocational Training Centre (VTCs) saying that the centre will bring forth economic growth and social change in the community.
Dr. Ogone emphasized the need for partnership between the community and the County Government to make the operation of the newly owned VTC a success.
The Chief Officer, Madam Rosemary Atieno Otieno encouraged residents to take up the challenge and help persuade more trainee enrollment.
The event was graced by MCA South West Ward, Hon Erick Agola, the Presiding Committee members, county officials and members of the community.
By: Matilda Atieno