June 4, 2010 – American actor Anthony Edwards, and South African athlete, Elena Meyer will be among famous personalities who will be participating in the forthcoming Great Turkwel Peace Race and Cultural beauty Show.
This was disclosed by Amb. Tegla Lourupe, the great Kenyan athlete, when she paid a courtesy call on the Kenya Electricity Generating Company Managing Director, Eddy Njoroge. KenGen is the sponsor and organizer of the Great Turkwel Race and Cultural Beauty show in conjuction with the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation (TLPF) and Icipe-sponsored Cabesi community organization.
For her part, Amb. Loroupe said the focus of peace programmes would be particularly on women and youth.
The Turkwel race and cultural beauty show to be held in September this year will raise funds to support development and peace-building efforts in the region.
Tegla said that the focus of the peace programmes would be particularly on women and youth.