Multi-billion Chaka market to be complete by April

Written By: Brian Itava
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The completion of the ongoing Ksh 1 billion modern market at Chaka town, Kieni constituency will transform the area economically in line with the ‘Big Four’ agenda.

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Transport CS James Macharia said completion of the first phase will be done by April this year at a cost of 0.5 billon Kenya shillings.

This will pave way for the commissioning of the facility which is expected to ease food security in the region.

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The market will host a variety of businesses among them financial services, travellers’ eateries with its location along the dual carriage way an added advantage.

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Macharia said adequate funds had been set aside to complete the market which was supposed to be done in October but delayed due to several reasons.

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The CS noted that Kieni constituency is an agricultural area and urged the locals to double their efforts to ensure steady supplies of goods to the market.

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Macharia who was accompanied by area MP kanini Kega re-affirmed the Government’s commitment to complete all pending development projects in the area to boost economic growth.

Macharia later inspected the construction of the Brookside-Aberdare country club where he gave the contractor four months to complete the road.

 

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