Veteran female boxer Conjestina Achieng is responding well after being taken into a rehabilitation center.
Conjestina was assisted after a video of her being in a bad state of mind went viral prompting Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko to come to her rescue.
The veteran boxer was airlifted to Nairobi for treatment in a similar arrangement as that of Nacada director Chipukeezy.
On Sunday the Nairobi Governor shared pictures of Conjestina looking in a good form as she trains around fellow boxer Fatuma Zarika.Also visiting Conjestina were her family and the Nairobi City County Sports board.
“I’m happy to see veteran female boxer Conjestina Achieng and Suleiman Bilali are responding well to treatment since their admission at Aden Rehabilitation Center.
Conjestina family is today paying her a visit at the rehabilitation center together with the Nairobi City County Sports Board and WBC Super Bantamweight Champion Fatuma Zarika.” Said Sonko.
Governor Mike Sonko vows to continue to support Conjestina until she fully recovers from her ailment. In addition to that Governor Sonko speaks of his administration plans to support local athletes in their areas of sport.
“I’ll continue to support her until she fully recovers from her ailment even as we my administration puts in place plans to support local athletes to prosper in their areas of sports.” Said Governor Mike Sonko.