Drama as Chinese company donates beer to Baringo hunger victims

Drink your troubles away

Resident of Tiaty Subcounty with the carton of beer donated (Nation)

A Chinese company on Friday shocked Kenyans after it donated beer to hunger stricken residents in Tiaty Sub-County, Baringo County.

The company identified as Chuanshan international mining company donated 20 cartons of Chinese made beer known as Tsingtao.

The director of the firm Han Ke stated that they gave out the beer after they realized that the locals loved alcohol.

“Locals in this area love liqour and I saw it fit to include it as part of food donation to the hunger ravaged villages," remarked Ke.

Aside from the liquor, the mining company donated 300 bags of maize and 20 cartons of cooking oil.

Sonko and Akothee donate food in Turkana

Prominent people in Kenya had previously visited the drought stricken areas in the country after the matter had been highlighted by the media.

Nairobi Governor Sonko had visited Turkana and West Pokot where he distributed relief food to the residents.

Kenyan musician Akothee had launched a fundraiser with the aim of buying food and sending it to the people living in Turkana.

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