Kenya: Sh500 Million Loan for Uasin Gishu

[The Star]THE government has approved plans by Uasin Gishu county to take a Sh500 million loan from a bank to buy road construction equipment. The approval came after a meeting between Finance Secretary Henry Rotich, Governor Jackson Mandago, county assembly majority leader Josphat Lowoi and other county leaders. Rotich had three weeks ago termed the move illegal and said his office will not approve the loan.