Meru county governor Kiraitu Murungi has moved to commission a committee for awards and honours that will be responsible for rewarding of heroes and heroins.This is after the Meru county assembly voted to pass the honour bill.
The commitee will now be bestowed with a responsibility to create a kitty for the same, ensure independent heroe families are well taken care of, organising of tournaments and naming of landmarks and monuments in bid to create remembrance of the heroes. This is according to the Meru county boss.
The commitee will operate under Dr. Gerrishon Mwiti as a chair. Speaking on the same, Mwiti said the commitee will be used to identify Meru historical leaders and indepence heroes from Meru.Also,the honors will be awarded to distinguished sons and daughters from Meru community.
There are various awards. set to be confined including Order of Koome Njue(O.K.N),order of Kaura Bechau(O.K.B)order of Mugwe(O.M),distinguished elder of Ameru(D.E.A) and distinguished son and daughter of Meru.