Traders at the popular Kiamaiko market have endorsed the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) chairman Richard Ngatia for Nairobi’s governorship in te forthcoming general elections.
The traders said that given Ngatia’s experience in the business sector he was best placed to resuscitate and revitalize their businesses which were their source of livelihoods.
The traders operating at Kiamaiko goat slaughterhouse said there was no ready market for goats and their meat in schools and hotels which make big orders without a having connections a godfather to connect you and needed Ngatia who has connections to provide them with a ready market for their products.
They complained that the Kiamaiko slaughter market does not have a holding and goat’s hides and skin does not have a ready market for the last five years.
“We us to sell goat’s hide and skin used to retail Ksh120 and now its going for Sh20. With Ngatia as governor we know he will find us market and which will create employment for the youth in the trade sector and at Kiamaiko market,” said the traders.