Kenya Bans GMO Imports
The government has banned the importation of genetically modified crops until a task force can carry out more research into their effects on human health.
The Star, 21 November 2012
Public health Minister Beth Mugo is this morning expected to hold a press conference on the ban of GMO foods in the country. This comes amid rising fears that there could be many… Read more »
The Star, 20 October 2012
THE Consumer Federation of Kenya has called upon Kenyans to be wary of the food they consume in the wake of fears that certain foodstuff additives may be a health safety threat. Read more »
Drought persists, as Kenyan legislators differ on genetically modified maize.
The Star, 17 October 2012
CIVIL society groups yesterday petitioned the government to ensure that genetically modified food in the country is labelled to protect consumers. Read more »
The Star, 9 August 2012
HIGHER Education minister Margaret Kamar yesterday challenged the National Biosafety Authority to embark on public education to demystify misconceptions surrounding modern… Read more »