Ruto has slight lead in Tight race with Raila- polls-According to the Star Newspaper Headline, Kalonzo Musyoka Maybe the kingmaker with 4.0 percent, Ruto edged Into slight lead with 43.3 percent compared to Raila's 42.4%
MPs Reject Unga ,Boda and Beer Tax- Lawmakers have rejected Treasury's proposal to increase taxes and excise duty charged on beer, gaming, motorcycles and Maize flour, handling taxpayers a reprieve in tough economic times.
The finance committee of the National Assembly, chaired by Homa Bay Woman Rep Gladys Wanga, said some of the proposed tax measures would be counterproductive. They also shot down in the bid to tax fertiliser.
MPs Reject High Taxes Over Polls-According to people Daily, legislators throw out attempting by Treasury to raise revenue via increasing basic goods prices amid jilters that high cost if living could become thorny campaign issue ahead of August contest as leaders eye re-election.
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