The Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) has banned Dola, Kifaru, Starehe, Jembe and 210 maize flour brands over high aflatoxin levels. Kebs has asked manufacturers to recall products from market.
We gathered the information about some of the flour brands banned.
Unga Wa Dola is a brand of maize and wheat flour manufactured by Kitui Flour Mills. It isone of the best quality and affordable product in the market having flagship products of ugali and wheat flour. Atta, Self Raising and Chapati flour to follow in the family to ensure consumers get a wide range to choose from.
ALPHA GRAIN MILLERS LTD is a milling firm and has been in operation for the past Seven years milling flour known by the brand name KIFARU.
Our head office is located in Nairobi Embakasi on North Airport Road, off Mombasa road.
We also have a branch at Athi River off-Namanga Road.
The company was incorporated on 14th September 2009. It was established with an objective of satisfying the Kenyan market with high quality grain products. It produces/manufactures an array of products like maize meal, home baking flour and by products like bran and animal feeds. We continually strive to meet our customer’s demands promptly through our highly motivated and qualified workforce.
We source high-grade maize and wheat grain, which we purchase at a premium to obtain high quality end products. We work closely with our suppliers who are both local and international.
Alpha Grain Millers is a market focused and customer oriented organization with a dedicated and hard-working team of well trained staff; from wheat and maize procurement to flour milling, product development, quality control and sales. This has enabled them to leave a positive imprint in the market.
Within a short period of time, the Kifaru product has grown in popularity and is now a favorite in many households. This is due to its quality which consumers have come to appreciate and identify with.
Other flour’s declared unsafe for human consumption:
We are committed to achieving and maintaining a market leader position in Kenya, as well as expanding beyond our borders with our brands. We are dedicated to profitability and growth of our business in an ethical and professional manner. We aim to create a balanced asset allocation structure with investments in key sectors of the economy.
210 maize flour