Chichwa market is the newest market in Kisumu town that was recently opened by the County Governor Professor Anyang Nyong'o last year. The market is located right inside Kisumu Sports ground behind "OD MIKAI" Chichwa market was mainly constructed for those who were selling along the streets after they were chased out of the streets. The market has beautiful and nice stalls that are very comfortable to sell in. Variety of businesses are taking place within. Those businesses include;eateries, mitumba clothes,
There has been a lot of projects taking places in Kisumu County. A midst these projects, there are also demolitions in different parts of the country. In the, traders were removed from selling by the roads. At the same time construction of new stalls in sports ground was ongoing. Upon its completion, some of the traders were given these stalls. This market is now called "Chichwa" Along the streets of Kisumu, pedestrian walk ways and cyclists have been going on. Along the onginga ondinga street is nearing completion.
Traders at Chichwa market demonstrate in the streets of Kisumu, telling off cartels minting their money. Source/Collins Dudi. A section of Kisumu traders at Chichwa market have applauded governor Peter Anyang Nyong'o for his relentless effort to fight cartels. On Friday, December 4, Chichwa traders took to the streets of Lakeside City waving placards with writings directly communicating to the cartels. The traders said a group of cartels have been collecting revenues from them without the knowledge of Kisumu
The sign post showing direction to the newly constructed state-of-the-art market in Kisumu. Kisumu county governor Peter Anyang' Nyong'o has melted hearts of many by gifting a state-of-the-art market christened 'Chichwa' for traders whose stalls were flattened during the construction of University of Nairobi Kisumu campus and parts of Kisumu Central Business District. Several traders who were previously trading along the streets of Jomo Kenyatta Sports Ground, Ang'awa, Oginga Odinga, Lower, and Upper Ojino
Chichwa Market was a project of the County Government of Kisumu. It is meant to serve those traders who were selling along the streets and were forced out of the streets as one way of reorganizing and beautifying Kisumu town. The market was officially launched by the able Kisumu County Governor, professor Anyang' Nyong'o late last year. During the launch there was a big crowd of traders struggling to secure stalls in this market. The market is strategically located behind OD MIKAI in Kisumu spots ground. In