WATCH: Frustration in Kenya over new fuel tax

Posted by On 2:43 PM

WATCH: Frustration in Kenya over new fuel tax

The Kenyan government has recently announced a 16% tax increase on fuel.

Taxi driver Muriithi Kisara says they have to increase their fares by 50% with customers "feeling the pinch".

Lawmakers have also reportedly opposed the fuel tax increase as it will increase the living costs of Kenyans through a feared rise in inflation.

The tax hike by government is to fund various development goals without having to burrow funds.

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Source: Google News Kenya | Netizen 24 Kenya

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