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Kajiado County Admin January 12, 2024

ACUMEN DT Sacco Society Ltd meets County Government of Kajiado

ACUMEN DT Sacco Society Ltd meets County Government of Kajiado

The CEC Member for Gender, Co-operatives, Culture, Tourism and Wildlife, Janet Sereu, together with her Chief Officer, Joshua Mepukori, hosted senior officials of Acumen DT Sacco, one of the fastest growing Saccos in Kajiado North.

The Saccos team was led by Chairman Wainaina Kiganya and comprised of the CEO, Moses Mathu, and Secretary, Benjamin Nduati.

Ms Sereu said, “As a Department, we are ready to empower all our Saccos in order to see our community rising from poverty and help themselves.”

The Sacco which is based in Ongata Rongai in kajiado North, was formed 16 years ago.It has a membership of 2,557 with an asset base of Sh
450M and members deposits amounting to 350M.

Its Catchment areas include Kajiado, Nairobi, Machakos Kiambu and the diaspora of South Africa,Canada,America and United Arab Emirates (UAE).

During National Ushirika day adjudication in 2023 ,Acumen DT Sacco society won four trophies that include:

1. Best Managed Saccos DT
2. Best in Credit Saccos DT community Sacco
3. Best in deposit management

Ms. sereu promised the support of the county Government.she also added that the department will encourage benchmarking to embrace the principle of cooperation among cooperatives to enable the already established cooperatives mentor the young and growing cooperatives .Our aim is to develop a vibrant cooperative movement in kajiado county