Kenya receives Sh10 million from IGAD to fight pandemic

The Kenyan Government on Tuesday received a donation of USD 100,000 (Sh10m) from IGAD to help mitigate the effects of the coronavirus.

The financial contribution is part of the USD 700,000 volunteer pledges by the IGAD staff. Director IGAD Centre for Pastoral Areas and Livestock Development Dr Solomon Munyua said staff members from all levels fulfilled the pledges as a means to signify their willingness to participate in the efforts aimed at protecting IGAD citizenry from the pandemic and show solidarity with the region. Read the full article here