Industry, Trade and Cooperatives CS Adan Mohammed says the government plans to increase value addition of local agricultural produce to the tune of 50% and thus boost farmers morale to increase production.
Kenya Revenue Authority, Commissioner General John Njiraini says the cargo scanners, donated by China and have been installed at the port of Mombasa, have a capacity to scan about 500 containers within 24 hours.
Microsoft has billed the NexTech forum as an opportunity to fast-track application of products and services tailored to meet Africa’s needs. The forum will also showcase market-ready world-class solutions from the African continent.
Farmers will now sell a 90kg bag of maize at a more profitable price of Sh3,000 up from the previous sh2,300. Deputy President William Ruto said on Friday that the new prices will be subject to a progressive review each year.