Kakamega County Executive in charge of Sports Mr Mophat Mandela has invited Kenyan Football Clubs to scout for players from the ongoing Kakamega County Governor’s Cup tournament.
Mr Mandela on Sunday at Marenyo Shianda Ward, Butere Sub-County affirmed that talented youths are showcasing massive skills that require exposure as envisaged by the Social Development agenda of H.E FCPA Governor Fernandes Barasa’s Manifesto.
A return to the past glory where Kakamega County produced great talents such as Tony Lidonde, Joe Kadenge, Dan Musuku and Allan Wanga among others is the ultimate objective of the Governor’s Cup; according to Mr Mandela who has stepped on the gas pedal with regards to execution of the so far successful sports extravaganza.
The CECM also announced to talented performing artists to register for the upcoming County Music Festivals at their respective Ward offices for a chance to perform at the inaugural Kakamega County Governor’s Gala slated for November this year.
County Secretary and Head of Public Service Dr Lawrence Omuhaka graced Marama North Ward finals at Inaya Primary School where he said Governor Barasa’s administration is in the process of establishing football academies that will be critical in identifying, nurturing and exposing grassroot talents.