Deputy President William Ruto has promised to deposit Sh1 million into a Sacco run by sex workers in Mtito Andei.
The sex workers had appealed to the DP to speed up the ‘Hustlers Empowerment Fund’ that will enable them to switch careers and pursue more respectful ventures.
In response, Ruto asked the sex workers to organise themselves into a Sacco.
Its is in that Sacco that he will deposit Sh1 million to help them realize their dream of getting into legit business.
Ruto also promised to keep tabs and ensure their new venture thrives.
The Deputy President has drummed up support for the bottom-up economic model, saying it speaks the language of the common mwananchi.