Her Excellency Governor Charity Ngilu has rallied her support behind the registration of Huduma Namba, an exercise that was Launched yesterday by President Uhuru Kenyatta at Masii.
Speaking at Masii during the Launch, she called upon all citizens to embrace the drive for it will do away with the numerous cards one has to carry along for identification.
She further scolded those who are misleading and misrepresenting facts with lies to stop and join the registration drive for it will get this country to the right path of development.
“I have asked The Chief of Staff Joseph Kinywa, ‘how do you plan for a Country when you don’t know the exact number of your citizens?
The government ought to know the exact number of its citizens so that it can plan accordingly, this will also help in resource allocation.” Ngilu Said.
President Uhuru Kenyatta in his speech supported Governor Ngilu’s sentiments that the Huduma Namba will be key in planning, and resource allocation, for data on exact people in a certain area, will be available for use.
“Like what mama Ngilu has said, this number will help in even the distribution of bursaries and cash transfer in schools, for we will be able to know the exact number of students in a particular school,” the President said.