October 4, 2023: Top news events to look out for today

Wednesday, October 4th, 2023 06:59 | By
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Here is what you need to know in order to get up to speed with today's happenings.

MPs drug abuse mitigation discussion

The National Assembly Parliamentarians Against Drugs and Substance Abuse Caucus, chaired by Kitutu Chache MP Antoney Kibagendi is set to hold a discussion on how to mitigate drugs and substance abuse in the country.

This discussion will address both licit and illicit substances, given the rising menace of drug abuse in the country.

Launch of CAIP in Homa Bay

Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of Investments, Trade & Industry Moses Kuria is scheduled to visit Homa Bay County for the launch of the County Aggregation & Industrial Park (CAIP).

This initiative has already seen launches in various counties, and the Homa Bay launch is significant, coming just before President William Ruto's visit to Nyanza. CAIP aims to boost industrialization and economic development in the region.

Young Nyanza professionals speak on President's visit

The Young Nyanza Professionals, a group of young individuals from the region, will address the public regarding President William Ruto's official tour of Luo Nyanza counties, including Homa Bay, Migori, Kisumu, and Siaya.

The President's visit is expected to involve the launch of projects related to road development, the blue economy, and information and communication technology sectors across these counties.

Champions League matches

On Wednesday night, sports enthusiasts can look forward to exciting Champions League matches.

Defending champions Manchester City will be in action, along with other top clubs like Barcelona, PSG, Atletico Madrid, and Newcastle. These matches promise to deliver thrilling moments and showcase the talent of top football teams in Europe.

  • Antwerp vs. Shakhtar Donetsk
  • Atletico Madrid vs. Feyenoord
  • Borussia Dortmund vs. AC Milan
  • Celtic vs. Lazio
  • Crvena Zvezda vs. BSC Young Boys Bern
  • FC Porto vs. Barcelona
  • Newcastle United vs. Paris Saint-Germain
  • RB Leipzig vs. Manchester City

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