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Huge Relief To Kenyans After The Latest Ruling By The High Court

Kenyans have been battling the adverse effects of the deadly coronavirus which has seen the country fall deep into the jaws of hard economic time. The country is currently going through a hard time in repaying the huge debt while sustaining itself from the hard times brought about by the deadly virus.

There is however some good news to Kenyans concerning their late rise in the cost of living. According to the People Daily, the High Court have suspended temporary the decision by Githii Mburu the commissioner-general of the Kenya Revenue Authority who wanted to adjust excise duty rates for petroleum products which would see an instant rise in products of petroleum in the country. This adjustment was supposed to take effect on first October.

In regards to annual average inflation, the cost of petroleum products would rise by a whopping 4.97 per cent if the bill had been successfully passed on. This is a huge relief to Kenyans who had expected to start spending more on petroleum products come first October.

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