LIONS BAHARI HANDOVER FOURTH CENTENNIAL YEAR BOREHOLE IN KILIFI.
On Sunday 20th November 2016, Lions Club of Mombasa Bahari handed over their Fourth Centennial Year (2016/2017) boreholes in Tezo Village both in Kilifi County and this being our Eleventh borehole.
This borehole was sponsored by the Girls Scouts of San Jacinto Council, Houston, Texas - Way Out West Community Troop 1708 - Members: Insiyah Sulemanji, Emily Ridgaway, Harley Maldonado & Zinnia Crouch, which was done in Tezo.
On arrival at the boreholes, we were welcomed with traditional songs and dances by the village people. Our President, Lion Linda Mariwa Shuma showed gratitude to the sponsor for their kind donations and told the village people to look after the boreholes and allow anyone to use it for free. She said that they should not misuse it and not to waste the water. In Tezo village she said Nancy Kadzo Ziro who is from this village and is now based in Dubai has been following us on Facebook had requested if we could sink a borehole in her village and that is how we came to this place. This borehole will benefit around 3000 to 4500 people living in communities surrounding the villages.