Dr. Abong' and other participants during a health break, PS W. Songa and MD KEBS reward this years' essay winners during the ceremony
This years' African day of standardization took place on the 17th of March at the KICC, Nairobi. Dr. Abong' who chairs one of the technical committees at KEBS attended this important occassion. The celebration was attended by stakeholders from all sectors of Kenyan economy and was graced by ARSO secretary and PS for Indusustrialization Dr. Wilfred Songa. They commended KEBS for making the celebrations a success and urged the organization to find means of facilitating trade especially among the informal Jua Kali sector. Three college students were feted for their prowess in wriiting good essays on standards-the winner walked home with Ksh. 50000, followed by Ksh. 30000 and 20000 for 2nd and 3rd winners, respectively. The celebrations were spiced by the KEBS choir who entertained participants throughout the session.
Dr. George Ooko Abong'