The gifts, which were presented by the county’s First Lady Lillian Nganga at the Machakos Kenyatta Stadium included:
-A locally woven nthungi popularly known as kyondo with a mukwa strap
-Neck and arm beaded ornaments
-An embellished dressing with its belt, traditionally worn by women leaders in the Kamba community
-A painting of local fauna
Margaret Kenyatta spent the day at the county and among other activities, she launched a mobile clinic for her Beyond Zero campaign aimed at addressing the challenge of maternal and child mortality.
Commending Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua on his development-oriented leadership style, he urged the county government to create jobs for the youth so that they avoid “risky lifestyles”, particularly young women trapped in prostitution along the busy Nairobi-Mombasa highway cutting across Machakos County.