Kakamega County and most of the western Kenya region is home to some
of the most revered thespians in Kenya and beyond. With weighty names
like Peter Lukoye, Oliver Litondo and Papa Shirandura, you will have a
good sense to organize a function befitting the crowds that have
produced such calibre of talents.
To this end, the Ministry of Trade, Industrialization and Tourism today signed an MOU to bring to Kakamega one of the most celebrated “laugh” shows on Kenyan television – *_Churchill Show._*
Making remarks just before appending his signature to the legal
document, the CECM for Trade, Industrialization and Tourism, Mr. Kassim
Were said the show to be hosted at Bukhungu Stadium on 14th December
2019, will be attended by 70,000 fans and will put Kakamega County’s
phenomenal development milestones and tourist attractions in national
“Our notable tourist attractions and cultural heritage
sites including Nabongo Shrines, Kakamega Forest and the crying stone
will be given intense publicity prior to the event,” Were said, as he
urged fans from the entire western region to converge in Kakamega for a
He said the show will also seek to highlight and tap
into talents among the youth as it coincides with Kakamega County
Cultural week festivities.
“Churchill Live Show will be an
important fun side of the County Cultural Week which will spotlight
serious branding of this great County,” he added.
behalf of Laugh Industry Ltd, the director of Strategy, Special Projects
and Partnerships, Mr. Ken Waudo who was accompanied by Mr. Eric Kitiku,
said he looked forward to a great show in the County that has produced
Also present and overseeing the signing process was Legal Officer madam Vivianne Mmbaka.