1. Farmers thank Uhuru for Sh2,500 maize price directive, urge state to double purchase  The Star, Kenya
  2. Uhuru orders State to buy bag of maize at Sh2,500  Daily Nation
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Farmers have welcomed President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive to the NCPB to open it's depots and buy maize at Sh2,500 per bag.The farmers had rejected the Sh2,300 price per bag announced by the government in November last year.Representatives, led by Christopher Kolum and Kipkorir Menjo, have, however, said farmers want four million bags bought rather than two million.

President says he does not expect changes in flour prices.

Behind the scenes, he is known as one of the smoothest of political go-betweens for Chinese contractors and the government

Linturi says Jubilee has never been peaceful since the ICC issue.

Bahati MP Kimani Ngunjiri has been the man in the news of late, famous for the so-called Washenzi movement, seen as a slap at President Uhuru Kenyatta, and prompting speculation that he is DP William Ruto’s attack dog.