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Protect cane farmers against illegal sugar imports
Kenya’s sugar industry has been comatose for long, with little being done to resuscitate it.
The reason for that reluctance is the hold that influence-peddlers have on government. There has been an outcry against cheap sugar imports for years, the latest of which occasioned a Sh10.6 billion loss in taxes after some individuals were accused of importing sugar illegally.