The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Lucy Irungu and the Deputy Governor of Machakos County-Eng. Francis Maliti leads Machakos University fraternity during the tree planting day on Tuesday 19th November 2019. Present at the event were, Machakos County Minister for Environment – Hon. Naomi Mutie among other guests.
During the tree planting event the Vice-Chancellor, Prof.Lucy Irungu echoed the Government of Kenya’s commitment to preserve its forests and reminded the students of the presidential directive that requires all students in learning institutions to implement “Adapt a tree initiative”, and hence participate in planting trees with the aim of achieving the National Strategy for 10% Tree cover by 2022.