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Agnes Kagure To Support KEWOTA Mental Health Walk Campaign

Kagure commits foundation's collaboration with women teachers to enhance mental wellness

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Nairobi-based tycoon and politician Agnes Kagure, who is reportedly eyeing the 2027 Nairobi Governor seat, has announced her support for the upcoming Kenya Women Teachers Association (KEWOTA) Mental Health Walk on the 26th.

Kagure, known for her philanthropic efforts and political ambitions, intends to unseat the current Governor, Hon. Sakaja Johnson, who is grappling with numerous challenges, including allegations of massive looting and an inability to address Nairobi’s economic, social, and physical issues, such as poor drainage.

Agnes Kagure speaking to the media

Agnes Kagure speaking to the media

During a  meeting with KEWOTA CEO Benta Opande and Treasurer Jacinta Ndegwa, Kagure expressed her admiration for the extra efforts made by teachers, particularly women, in supporting mental health wellness among education stakeholders. She emphasized the importance of mental health and reiterated her commitment to collaborating with teachers to upscale mental wellness campaigns.

Kagure stated, “I was amazed to learn of the extra efforts being made by teachers, especially women teachers, to support mental health wellness among education stakeholders, and as promised, my foundation will explore ways of collaborating with teachers to upscale mental wellness campaigns.”

She further added, “I’m also eager to support the upcoming KEWOTA Mental Health Walk on 26th that seeks to raise awareness and rally support around mental health.”

Agnes Kagure speaks during a past event

Agnes Kagure speaks during a past event

Agnes Kagure’s support for the KEWOTA initiative is part of her broader strategy to engage with various stakeholders and address pressing issues in Nairobi.

In recent past, she has been actively involved in community outreach, including donating food items to flood victims and supporting the education of poor and bright students. These actions have set her apart from current Governor Sakaja, who has been criticized for his administration’s failures.

Kagure’s focus on mental health and community support reflects her vision for a future that values holistic wellness. She believes that addressing mental health issues is crucial for the overall well-being of Nairobi’s residents and is committed to working towards better days ahead.

Agnes Kagure taking notes during a past event.

Agnes Kagure taking notes during a past event.

As the 2027 gubernatorial race approaches, Agnes Kagure’s active involvement in community initiatives and her support for mental health awareness are likely to bolster her reputation as a dedicated and compassionate leader, poised to bring positive change to Nairobi.

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