Saturday, August 31, 2019- Award winning Kenyan journalist, Jeff Koinange, has revealed that he has fulfilled a promise he made to late Kibra MP, Ken Okoth, two years ago.
The Citizen TV anchor took to social media to announce that he promised to build a library for the kids at Mbagathi High School after he was challenged by the late MP and on Saturday he launched the library.
"Folks...Almost two years ago, former Kibra MP, the late Ken Okoth challenged me on the bench to build a library for the kids at Mbagathi High School!!... He called it the Jeff Koinange library. Today, we have started stocking the shelves with books," he wrote on Facebook.
The JKL show host went ahead and stated that the library would be named after the late MP.On top of that I will rename the library the 'Ken Okoth Memorial Library' By the way, you can donate books anytime," he added.
Mr. Okoth, who succumbed to colorectal cancer recently, dedicated his life in improving education standards in Kibra and this library will further cement his rich legacy.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.