EACC holds Waititu for questioning in graft-related case

FERDINARD WAITITU COURT - EACC holds Waititu for questioning in graft-related case
EACC detectives raided his houses in Garden City and Runda at dawn on Thursday and have been searching them since then/file

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 23 – Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu has been taken to the Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission (EACC) headquarters in Nairobi to be grilled over alleged graft-related issues.

EACC detectives raided his houses in Garden City and Runda at dawn on Thursday and have been searching them since then.

Waititu is expected to record a statement over alleged corruption in his administration’s Kaa Sober program which is aimed at rehabilitating alcoholics.

The Kiambu County Assembly has already passed a supplementary budget allocating over Sh 700 million to the initiative.

Fifteen county officials are said to be on the EACC radar over what is believed to be a cover-up to conceal irregular expenses under the Kaa Sober program.

Author: worldwidenewscast

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