Three North Rift Governors are set to receive state honours today.
Governors Josphat Nanok(Turkana), Jackson Mandago(Uasin Gishu) and Alex Tolgos(Elgeyo Marakwet) will receive State commendation.
The trio have been listed for the prestigious Elder of the Golden Heart (EGH) medal of honour, Second Class State medal.
“In recognition of distinguished and outstanding services, I, Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces confer awards and Honours to the following persons,”read part of the Gazette notice.
The Head of State Commendation and the coveted honour is awarded annually on December 12 during the Jamhuri Day celebrations.