Youth Leader Holds Party for Bodaboda Rider’s son who Scored 408 Marks in KCPE



A youth leader who has been carrying out a series of charity activities in Bokoli Ward, Bungoma County held a party for a needy boy who scored 408 marks in the recently-announced KCPE results.

Mr. Edward Omumaraki, together with his team, visited Sawa village at the home of Mr. Barasa whose son Anstas Wekesa performed impressively to emerge the best in Bungoma County.

Wekesa, who was schooling at Maloho Primary School Bokoli Ward, Webuye West Constituency, could not hide his joy after Mr. Edward delivered a customized cake to celebrate his awesome results.

“I am so happy for this humble gesture, I knew I would pass the exams but didn’t expect all these miracles,” said the Friends School Kamusinga-hopeful.

Mr. Eddy, who takes matters education seriously in his activities, congratulated the boy for the job well done. He shared a cake and gave him a shopping voucher to use when he joins his respective Form 1.

Wekesa’s father, who is a bodaboda rider, thanked the team and urged the County Government to consider giving his son a scholarship bursary to enable him pursue his studies.

Mr. Eddie has been visiting schools and donating sanitary pads to girls and providing mentorship programmes to students and the youth across Bokoli Ward.

In one of his past radio interviews, Eddie said that one don’t need to be a cartel to donate some extra coins to the less fortunate but sharing the little one have is what defines a leader.
The former Bungoma High School student has also been seen supporting grass-root football where he has donated over twenty footballs to different teams and a couple of uniforms.
“I will continue to inspire my fellow youth and young ones and become better figures in the society.,” he said.
The customised cake.


Wekesa pauses for a photo with his father Mr. Barasa (left) and Mr. Edwine. PHOTO/COURTESY


From lefy-t to right: Mr. Eddie, Wekesa and Eddie’s friend Frank Masika.

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