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Minister: We have no cash for IDPs

16 November 2012, 14:39

Nairobi - The Ministry of Special Programmes has run out of funds to resettle displaced people.

According to the Standard, Special Programmes Minister Esther Murugi yesterday said the ministry had no capacity to settle over 350,000 displaced persons.

Murugi said for the ministry to settle all the affected families, including those evicted from Mau Forest, the ministry needs KES 200 billion.

- For more details visit the Standard

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