Singer Esther Akoth aka Akothee has come to the rescue of a top KCPE student who wanted to commit suicide due to lack of school fees.
In an update shared with Kiss FM, Madam Boss through her Foundation paid school fees for one Liz Naomi Ochieng who was yet to join form one.
The Abebo hitmaker noted that her foundation had cleared Ochieng’s school fees for the whole year and will be delivering Rosy sanitary towels to the school every month.
Akothee also informed that the principal of Ambassador Pamela Mboya Girls High School Madam Margaret Temesi had bought a school Uniform and did some shopping for the young girl after learning about her plea on Facebook.
The young Liz Naomi Ochieng sat for her KCPE at Lwanda Konyuna primary school in Central Kanyamkago ward Uriri Sub-county and scored 356 marks.
She received a Form 1 admission letter from Ambassador Pamela Mboya High school. Unfortunately, Lizzy had not joined Form1 because her parents were unable to enroll her to school
On Tuesday, February 6th, Lizzy attempted to take her life by committing suicide when she saw her fellow pupils carrying boxes going to begin their new life in form 1.
She was rescued from the act and well-wishers like Akothe have now come to her rescue to ensure that she completes her tertiary education.
Lizy’s story went viral after a section of social media users highlighted her case, appealing to well-wishers to come to help.
“Meet Liz Naomi Ochieng, fully uniformed and ready for school.
The girl who pleaded for help, I am pleased to meet The Chief principles of Ambassador Pamela Mboya Girls High School Madam Margaret Temesi who also came to the girl's Aid 🙏
"She learned about the same on Facebook heard the name of her school mentioned, and since she has a heart for supporting the needy, she came through too.
"Mommy Mya God bless you abundantly.
"We shall wall together to create an impact and change the narrative. A girl must go to school. Thank you very much my fans for your continuous support,".
She went on to add; “We need school fees. Please support as many girls as you can. By sending, our small contribution to. AKOTHEE FOUNDATION. 205024,”.