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Lonyangapuo wants EACC to investigate Sh160m College building that collapsed

By Irisheel Shanzu | Published Fri, December 29th 2017 at 00:00, Updated December 28th 2017 at 19:40 GMT +3
West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo. [Photo by Boniface Okendo/Standard]

West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo has asked the anti-corruption commission to investigate factors that could have contributed to the collapse of a Sh160 million building at Chepareria Technical Traning Institute.

The building was still under construction.

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The county chief said it was worrying that the building collapsed over a year ago yet there had never been a report presented to explain the loss of public resources used in the project.

The National Construction Authority had stopped the construction of the building but the directive was ignored by the contractor.