EACC probes five Isiolo county officers over Sh196m fraud

Economy EACC probes five Isiolo county officers over Sh196m fraud Wednesday September 28 2022 Integrity Centre that hosts Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) offices in Nairobi. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO | NMG Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) is investigating the loss of Sh196 million at Isiolo County government through fraudulent payments. The anti-graft body says … Read more

City Hall officer nabbed with 11 cars, top Kisumu hotel in graft probe

Economy City Hall officer nabbed with 11 cars, top Kisumu hotel in graft probe Thursday August 25 2022 Hydeout Riviera Hotel in Kisumu. PHOTO | POOL A City Hall procurement officer has been nabbed with 11 cars, a three-star hotel in Kisumu and three motorbikes linked to kickbacks for tenders in the city county. The … Read more

Another Sh37.3 million linked to junior Treasury employees frozen

Economy Another Sh37.3 million linked to junior Treasury employees frozen Wednesday July 20 2022 Frozen money concept. FILE PHOTO | NMG Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has obtained orders freezing Sh37.3 million belonging to four employees of the Treasury suspected to have been stolen from the government in the guise of allowances and facilitation fees. The … Read more

EACC moves to recover cash from Turkana accountant-linked firm

Economy EACC moves to recover cash from Turkana accountant-linked firm Tuesday July 19 2022 Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission headquarters in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has moved to court to recover Sh25 million from a company linked to an accountant working at Turkana County government that was paid millions for … Read more

Treasury employee in Sh37m probe wired cash to T-Bills, fixed deposit

Economy Treasury employee in Sh37m probe wired cash to T-Bills, fixed deposit Wednesday June 22 2022 Ms Tracy Njoki Kinge. PHOTO | POOL A Treasury official in the Sh37 million corruption probe by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) used part of the money to purchase Treasury Bills and transferred some to savings accounts.  The … Read more

EACC to monitor wealth of ex-State staff for 10 years

Economy EACC to monitor wealth of ex-State staff for 10 years Friday June 17 2022 Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission headquarters in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG Public servants including the President, his deputy, Cabinet secretaries, MPs and county executives will be put on the radar of the anti-graft watchdog for ten years after exiting service. Executives … Read more

Energy ministry faces probe over idle Sh79bn steam wells

Economy Energy ministry faces probe over idle Sh79bn steam wells Monday June 06 2022 Ministry of Energy Cabinet Secretary Amb. Dr. Monica Juma (second left) flanked by other officials in the energy sector during a media briefing on April 14, 2022. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG Parliament has asked the anti-corruption watchdog to investigate … Read more

State to drop EACC clearance for job applicants

Economy State to drop EACC clearance for job applicants Monday May 30 2022 Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission headquarters in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG The State will drop the requirement for people seeking employment in governments and parastatals to get clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) ahead of applying for the jobs if … Read more

KRA appeals ruling on Sh17bn alcohol tycoon tax evasion

Economy KRA appeals ruling on Sh17bn alcohol tycoon tax evasion Wednesday May 25 2022 Businessman Humphrey Kariuki. FILE PHOTO | NMG By SAM KIPLAGATMore by this Author Summary The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has filed a notice to overturn a decision that quashed charges against tycoon Humphrey Kariuki who was accused of tax evasion amounting … Read more

Court freezes cars, house of prison officer paid Sh257 million for supplies

News Court freezes cars, house of prison officer paid Sh257 million for supplies Tuesday April 19 2022 Lady Justice Esther Maina during a past court session. PHOTO | ONDARI OGEGA | NMG By SAM KIPLAGATMore by this Author Summary Justice Esther Maina granted the order freezing the vehicles and property for six months, pending conclusion … Read more