EACC arrests county officials over funds embezzlement
SEE ALSO :EACC: Integrity House was undervaluedThose arrested are, 1. Caroline Sang – Principal Finance Officer 2. Edwin Omondi Okollo- Senior Accounts Controller 3. Micahel Owino Ooro – Former Assembly Majority Leader 4. Judith Akinyi Omongi – Currently nominated Member of County Assembly and former County Assembly Board Member
SEE ALSO :Waititu grilled again over graft claims5. Isaac Ouso Nyandege – Former Assembly Minority leader EACC further said that their investigators were still pursuing two suspects who were still at large. The two are County Assembly clerk Otieno Bob Kephas and Senior Accountant Maurice Odiwour Amek. The seven will be charged in the Anti-Corruption Court of Homa Bay on August 17, 2018. The arrest comes hours after DPP Noordin Haji released a statement to the newsroom listing the names of the seven suspects.
SEE ALSO :Detectives quiz Waititu's entire cabinet"I have reviewed the file and I am satisfied the persons named herein actively participated in the perpetration of the alleged activities and should therefore be charged and prosecuted," said the DPP.
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