Kemsa scandals confirm moral decay

Kemsa offices

The Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (Kemsa) offices in Nairobi.

Photo credit: Lucy Wanjiru | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Change of board members at Kemsa will not be solving the ills that bedevil the ministry.
  • Parliament is only chasing its tail with belated oversight of Kemsa or is that buying time for culprits?

It’s a mystery as to why the international community continues to donate medicine to us despite our lack of gratitude. When it comes to foreign aid, we feel so entitled that we can decide to bite the hand that feeds us without any ramifications from domestic law. 


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