Influential individuals frustrating efforts to revive Mumias, leaders claim

Mumias Sugar Company. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

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  • They said political games were at play to delay the release of Sh1 billion cash bailout to the miller.
  • Mr Njiraini said the collapse of Mumias Sugar Company would be a big blow to western Kenya’s economy.
  • He questioned why the government had not fulfilled its pledge to release the bailout cash as promised.
  • At the moment, no sugar is being produced by the factory.

Leaders from Kakamega County have claimed there was a scheme by influential individuals in government to frustrate efforts to revive the Mumias Sugar Company.

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