Celebrations to mark this year’s Jamhuri Day in Nyeri County will be marked at Naromoru stadium in Kieni East Sub County. Preparations in Naromoru are in top gear ahead of the big day .Local leaders and the Regional administration have been holding regular meetings planning for the day as several choirs continue practicing in the area ahead of the 55th Jamhuri Day.

Naromoru Sub County administrator Stephen Wachira said preparations are complete and urged locals to turn in large numbers to remember the day the country gained independence in 1963.

Nyeri Governor H.E. Mutahi Kahiga promised recently that national holidays will be celebrated in different sub counties in rotation instead of Dedan Kimathi Kamukunji stadium in Nyeri town as has been the tradition of the county.

This year’s Mashujaa Day was held at Karatina stadium in Mathira East Sub County.