Uhuru Kenyatta Increases Minimum Wage In Kenya. – TrendyNewsReporters

Uhuru Kenyatta Increases Minimum Wage In Kenya.

By Ebor Cletus Ralph Jr.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced an immediate increase in the country’s minimum wage by 12 percent to help workers cope with a surge in consumer prices, driven in part by the war in Ukraine.



“There is a compelling case to review the minimum wage so as to cushion our workers against further erosion of their purchasing power,” a statement issued on Sunday by the president’s office quoted him as saying at Labour Day celebrations in the capital, Nairobi

The rise, he said, was necessary because the minimum wage had not been reviewed in three years and the cost of living has


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