DRAMA yesterday characterised a Parliamentary Public Accounts (PAC) Committee hearing when nominated MP Likando Mufalali stormed out of the committee room after the Ministry of Agriculture struggled to justify the single sourcing of fertilizer worth $430 million during the 2021/2022 farming season. And the Food Reserve Agency has revealed that the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit owes the agency K400,126,019 for the maize it got on credit between 2019 and 2022. The agency laments that its hands are tied because DMMU sits in the Vice President’s office, which makes it hard for it to say no when the unit comes up with requests, claiming disasters. On Monday, the Public Accounts Committee questioned the award of fertilizer tenders to suppliers who…...

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