The County Government of Vihiga in conjunction with Rural Electrical Authority has spent 30 million shillings on high mast floodlights in 15 markets across the County.
H.E. Dr. Wilber Ottichilo - Governor Vihiga County today commissioned high mast lights in the following markets, Ekwanda, Luanda, Buyangu, Emanyinya, Wangoya, Hamisi, Shamakhokho and Mago.
The Governor urged traders to take advantage of the lights and work upto late in the night to revitalise local economy. He also urged traders to take loans from Trade and Enterprise fund which has a 25 million shilling budget that will enable them expand their businesses.
The Governor cautioned lawbreakers saying that soon the long arm of the law will catch up with them on insecurity.
The commissioning of floodlights in 15 market centres brings to a total number of 29 floodlights done by the County Government with other partners.