Kenya: Consumer Protection Bill Aims to Tame PricesThe country's consumers will soon have something to smile about if the Consumer Protection Bill 2011 becomes law. The bill will address major problems facing consumers in key sectors such as banking, insurance, telecommunications, medical, transport and energy.
A woman holding a banner in the city centre of Nairobi protests at a proposed amendment that could increase the price of ARVs and other life-saving drugs (file photo).
The Star, 10 November 2011
CONSUMERS are headed for better days if the Consumer Protection Bill 2011 scheduled for debate in parliament next week becomes law. THE Consumer Federation of Kenya is lobbying for… Read more »
Nation, 10 November 2011
Kenyan consumers are set to enjoy protection against counterfeit and low quality products, if the Consumer Protection Bill now awaiting the second reading at Parliament, is passed… Read more »
The select committee on the Cost of Living is calling for caution as the government plans to implement the Price Control Act. Read more »