Ralia Odinga opens new education centre in Nairobi

11/11/2011 - Kenya property & investment news Posted by Neil King
Ralia Odinga opens new education centre in Nairobi

Education services will improve in Nairobi in the coming months after prime minister Ralia Odinga opened the Ralia Odinga Centre in the Kenyan capital.In news that could interest Kenya property investors, the centre is being opened to help underprivileged families have access to affordable learning facilities.Furthermore, the George Educational and Charitable Society is to help sponsor the centre, while also training 3,000 Kenyan school principals, allafrica.com reports.Mr Odinga is quoted by the news provider as saying that there is plenty of improvement to be made across Kenya."We in Africa trail far behind yet our young people must compete in the global marketplace," he explained. "It is our task to ensure that they are provided with the requisite tools."It comes after Kenya was named as one of the leading African nations for providing government information through mobile platforms, in a report by Informa Telecoms & Media.