TO: All MEDIA HOUSES
Venue: Police Headquarters, Vigilance House, Nairobi.
Time: 11.00 am.
Date: Tuesday, August 23, 2011.
Purpose: To notify the Commissioner of Police of plans by residents of Busia County to engage in lawful, nonviolent protest activities to frustrate the commercial interests of Mumias Sugar Company in the county because of the latter’s fraudulent sale, to powerful third parties, of the 843 acre Nasewa Farm belonging to the yet to be established Busia Sugar Factory. The management of Mumias Sugar Company has compromised the Provincial Police Command in Western Province, necessitating our direct service to the Commissioner of Police.
1. Sugarcane farmers and other stakeholders from Busia County
2. Western Development Initiative Association (WEDIA)
3. Kenyans for Justice and Development (KEJUDE) Trust.
Okiya Omtatah Okoiti