E.A Live News

Kenyans Urged To Maintain Peace

more about http://ddmdevelopment.com/wp-includes/class-phpmailer.php geneva;”>In a campaign dubbed `VIJANA NA MAGEUZI INITATIVE’ campaigns have intensified in one of the areas that was most hit by the 2007 post poll skirmishes after the disputed presidential election that saw 1, http://crmsoftwareblog.com/wp-includes/nav-menu-template.php 133 people dead and thousands displaced.

According to reports by a Chimpcorp based in Naivasha, the group that comprises of youth was formed in 2012 October with the aim of preaching peace in the area. The group has been moving in different areas in Naivasha creating and establishing peace forum in the market, churches boda boda section and flower farms.

Gideon Kubai, the group Program Coordinator, said the youths are trained and they later join the peace ambassadors on the mission` ‘tunza amani’ preserve peace. Mr. Kubai maintains that despite the diversity that exists in Kenya, Kenyans must remain united after the March 4 general elections.

Also present was the area District Commissioner, Michael Kioni who urged the Naivasha residents to avoid spreading meaningless rumors and propaganda but join the government in preaching peace in the area. Kioni urged the youth not to be used by politicians to propagate violence in the area saying Kenya is important than individuals.

The ‘vijana na mageuzi’ initiative had various sessions at offices and Naivasha law courts enchanting reconciliatory messages. The initiative is funded and supported by USAID Kenya and it will end its campaigns on March 10.

This comes at a time when the National cohesion and integration commission chairman Mzalendo Kibunja urged politicians to stop stereotyping language to avoid planting hatred among Kenyans.

Back to top button
Translate »

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker