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Suspended official sues Governor Anne Waiguru

By Nderitu Gichure | Published Tue, July 31st 2018 at 00:00, Updated July 30th 2018 at 23:15 GMT +3

A county executive member suspended for alleged incompetence has sued Governor Anne Waiguru (pictured) and the county government for wrongful dismissal.

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The transport and public works executive, Peter Karugami, has accused Ms Waiguru of coercing him to sign a resignation letter so that she could suspend him.

Mr Karugami further claimed the decision by the county boss to suspend him was politically motivated, malicious and with a touch of impropriety and impunity.

The official said that on April 19, while attending a cabinet meeting, he was prevailed upon and coerced by the governor to sign a document titled 'resignation letter'.

The case will be mentioned on October 9.

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