Agriculture Secretary defends NCPB over failure to buy maize
1 weeks ago, 13:50
Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has justified the National Cereal and Produce Board's (NCPB) failure to buy maize saying farmers had delivered more than what the government anticipated. Speaking on Wednesday when he toured the Agricultural Development Corporation Bull Station in Endebess, Trans Nzoia County, the CS said they had budgeted Sh7 billion for purchasing grain but that the allocation had been depleted. "We said that we will have Sh7 billion to buy maize but this time roun ...
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