Komesha Korona Challenge


With support from Catholic Agency for Overseas Development –CAFOD, Caritas Isiolo in Collaboration with Radio Shahidi 91.7FM have launched a COVID 19 sensitization and promotion challenge dabbed ‘Komesha Korona Challenge that will run for 12 weeks. The goal of the Challenge is to educate the public, and engage them with a set of simple questions around the Corona Virus with which one will bag a gift. The activity comes after the County reported 1 corona Virus Case on Thursday 7th May 2020. Speaking live on air during the Launch on Friday 8th May 2020 on Radio Shahidi, the director for Caritas Isiolo Mr. James Galgallo noted that the Challenge will run on a daily basis. There will be 4 daily winners who will win Ksh.100 worthy of airtime each in the 4 shows (Shahidi Macheo, Bambika Kazini, Shahidi overdrive, and Mbalamwezi). A grand winner will be unveiled every Friday who shall bag in, Ksh.4, 000 (Ksh.2500 cash and shopping worthy Ksh.1500 which includes face masks, foodstuff, sanitizer, and Washing soap). The activity will supplement the ongoing mass sensitization through the public address system messaging in Burat, Ngaremara, and Oldonyiro wards and Bulk Messaging Service reaching over 1000 Individuals Countywide. This will help reinforce the efforts made by the Ministry of Health in the Curb against the Corona Virus Pandemic.