Farmer’s petition government to impose heavier taxes on imported rice

A  Kirinyaga civic leader, Peter  Chege  wants  heavier  taxes imposed on rice imports into the country to protect local  industry  from unfair competition. Chege said  that cheap and poor quality grains from neighbouring countries were finding their way to the Kenyan market  at  the expense of locally grown rice in the revived irrigation schemes. Chege […]

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