Push for uniform East Africa drugs, food taxes in COVID-19 war

“The push for tax breaks on preventive kits for health workers come on the back of a global shortage that has hit EAC countries. Manufacturers, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are currently feeling the heat from restrictions imposed by various countries including… freeze on movements and a ban on all public gatherings that have in turn forced them to temporarily close or operate below capacities.”

via The East African