GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 4536
THE EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY CUSTOMS MANAGEMENT ACT, 2004
IMPORTATION OF SUGAR AND MILK POWDER DUTY FREE
IT IS notified for the general information of the public that in accordance with section 114 (2) of the East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004, and as a consequence of the declaration by the President and Commander in Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces through Executive Order No. 1 of 2017 that the drought and famine in parts of Kenya is a national disaster, duty shall not be payable for the following items—
(a) sugar imported by any person, with effect from the date of this Notice to the 31st August, 2017; and
(b) nine thousand tonnes of milk powder imported by milk processors, with the authority of the Kenya Dairy Board, with effect from the date of this Notice to the 31st July, 2017.
Dated the 11th May, 2017.
Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury.