Kenya -Minimum wage to be increased by 14pc -May 27, 2013

President Uhuru Kenyatta has increased the minimum wage by 14 percent to Sh13, 674 up from Sh11, 995, to be implemented with immediate effect from May 1, 2013

Kenyatta said the pay hike was geared to address the needs of the lowest paid workers and cost of living while ensuring a conducive environment for investment and job creation.