It’s high time Kenyans recognised the true heroes of national food security

PHOTO | FILE Prof Kinyua (left) explains about a rust-free wheat variety at the university farm in Eldoret.

What you need to know:

  • There’s no such thing as national security without food security
  • Only four African countries have commercialised GM crops, though five more, including Kenya, are currently engaged in field trials

Terrorists executed at least 67 people and injured more than 200 at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi on September 21 — a day the United Nations has marked as the International Day of Peace for more than three decades. Al-Shabaab, a radical group based in Somalia, immediately claimed credit for the atrocity.

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