Azimio MPS and the rulling kenya Kwanza leaders now demand names of GMO importers be made publicly adding that farmers are in risk of attracting major losses as the Market is going to be flooded with cheap GM imported maize.
More questions have been raised concerning about firms who are set to benefit from the importation of GMO Maize claiming individuals with connection have already lined up to cash at the expense of farmers.
This has led to Azimio la Umoja Kenya Kwanza has demanded names of those importers to be made in public due to more questions rise over the names of importers of duty free GMO Maize. The leaders now demand names of GMO importers be made publicly
Trade Cabinet Secretary Moses Kuria said the duty free importation of maize into the country is for both GMO and ordinary maize.
According to the Biodiversity and Biosafety Association of Kenya(Biba Kenya) said the decision to be removed inorder to allow for the risk and food safety to be analyzed properly.
They have ordered the government for abandoning its normal role of safeguarding the local food and seed systems through a safe and able to upheld good production methods like agroecology.
ODM chairman John Mbadi also stated that food crisis in the country is not enough to play with lives.