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All Sovereign power belongs to the people of Kenya and shall be exercised only in accordance with this Constitution

Article 1 (i), Constitution of Kenya, 2010

This week’s SMS question:

The Finance Bill proposes a review of the interest law that repeals the interest cap. Do you support the repeal and why?

“No I don't. Banks have failed to self- regulate and to be responsible business agents. Last year, banks asked Parliament to remove the 7% floor rate, saving that they would reciprocate by lending to Kenyans at even lower rates as the removal was to cushion them from possible risks . When Parliament removed it, they did not honor their part. Instead, all banks reported huge profits! Sam, kikuyu Constituency, Kiambu County ”

2 days, 12 hours ago

“I do not support the repealing. Masese kemunche, nakuru”

2 days, 13 hours ago

“I support. Today many sms can't access bank loans because banks are lending to government. Banks to be compelled through regulations not to differentiate risk among customers instead of applying a standard fee. ”

2 days, 13 hours ago

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