FOUR COUN­TIES MUST BE SUS­TAINED FOR EV­ERY MEAL

The Star (Kenya) - - News General -

In 2013, the govern­ment fed 2.5 mil­lion Kenyans who were in need of re­lief food, but ac­cord­ing to Devo­lu­tion CS Mwangi Ki­un­juri, the num­ber has de­clined to the cur­rent 1.3 mil­lion Kenyans fac­ing star­va­tion. The sit­u­a­tion is acute be­cause out of the 23 coun­ties, 14 re­quire govern­ment sup­port for at least one meal a day. Four coun­ties must be sus­tained for ev­ery meal in the com­ing four months. In a nor­mal sit­u­a­tion, the coun­try’s food re­quire­ment is 30,000 bags ev­ery month.

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