CORD Leader Raila Odinga chatted passionately with Machakos Governor Dr. Alfred Mutua and Budalangi MP Ababu Namwamba went he graced the Foundation’s annual dinner in Nairobi.
Ababu Namwamba Foundation has sponsored hundreds of students Â some who are heading to Europe and the USA for graduate studies.
A thankful masterÂ Juma Victor, who has benefited from the Foundation’s scholarship since high school, revealed he will be getting his masters in Applied Math and thereafter head to UK for further studies.
â€œThis foundation has sponsored me right from high school to my Masters degree in Applied Mathematics, that I will be awarded by the University of Nairobi in September this year SPONSORSHIP I will be joining University of Sussex in the UK on sponsorship for my PhD, thereafter. The foundation has already catered for my air ticket and visa,â€ he said.
The Budalangi MP put a strong case for educating young people, saying knowledge is the ultimate ’empowerment’.
â€œKnowledge is the greatest possession that every leader who wants ultimate empowerment for his people should embrace. That is one of the measures to prove that a leader is committed to improving the lives of members of his community,â€ said Namwamba.