23 January 2013

Kenya: Kitui Reaps From Women's Enterprise

KITUI 2500 women groups in Eastern region have benefited with loans of over Sh131 million since the inception of the women enterprise development fund.

The region fund coordinator Joseph Oyowo said Kitui County has the highest uptake of the fund with 100 groups having benefited followed by Meru and Tharaka-Nithi Counties.

"We also give loans to individual women through various intermediaries. Women with small start ups should apply for it and develop themselves," said Oyowo.

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