Contraband sugar contain Mercury, Poisoning Kenyans says CS Fred Matiang'

The government has intensified War on counterfeit goods. Cs Interior Dr.Fred Matiang’i stated categorically that those who are involved in the illegal business will be dealt with firmly according to the law

Some of the contraband sugar found hidden in warehouses around the capital Nairobi contains mercury, Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has said .

He said chemical analysis on some of the 1,030 sacks of the seized sweetener also revealed copper contamination.

“ We have clear instructions from the President H.E Uhuru Kenyatta to deal with this problem once and for all. We cannot continue selling poison to our citizens.” Matiang’i said