The provision in the alcohol law that says the commodity shouldn't be sold two days before elections will hurt the bar and restaurants sector. Owners of pubs, restaurants and other establishments are appealing to parliament not to pass the amendment of the alcohol law. Sam Ikwaye from the Hotel Keepers Association says the move will lead to huge losses.
The Star (Nairobi)
Kenya: Hoteliers, Bar Owners Reject Alcohol AmendmentsBy Maureen Waruinge, 6 January 2013
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