County Government of Nandi, through the Department of of Trade Investment and Industrialization opened the Lessos Market that will help in creating job opportunities and uplifting living standards of people living at the O’lessos and Lelwak Wards.
Governor Stephen Sang who launched and opened up the new market stated that the market will help in growth of urban centers so as to spur economic growth.
“I am glad that we have opened up Lessos market which will provide economic opportunities in the region.We are still uplifting facilities at the market including ongoing construction of market stalls,” said Sang.
Sang urged the residents to make good use of Lessos market so as to improve their livelihood. He pointed out that in the current world, business is the greatest employer and this can be achieved through self-employment.
He urged both the young and women to us the opportunity in improving their life standards. He asked the residents to come up with ways they can put the market area to use on a daily basis instead of waiting to use it only on market days.
CECM for Trade, Investment and Industrialization Jacob Tanui, thanked the governor for supporting the establishment of Lessos market.
He promised that the government, through his department will construct a modern ablution facility for the market as well as take care of waste management within the market.