This follows EACC investigations into claims of irregularities in Covid-19 procurements.
The price of a litre of super petrol and diesel rose by Sh3.47 and Sh2.76 respectively.
Many of those stuck in the country had travelled for medical treatment or were caring for the sick.
Some 341,958 households have since May received the weekly Sh1,000.
Israel and the UAE agreed Thursday to normalise relations.