15 ministers surrender cars

Thursday October 29, 2009

More government officials are expected to surrender their luxurious fuel guzzlers on Thursday, in exchange of 1,800cc VW Passats as the big switch enters its second day. ON Wednesday, at least 15 ministers and their permanent secretaries handed over their cars at the ministry of public works yard in industrial area for the low capacity Passats As the deadline issued by finance minister Uhuru Kenyatta expired. CMC Motors, the only company contracted to supply the fleet is expected to delivered 130 Passats by the end of the month. Uhuru admits the process is slow but still maintains that the directive stays.