EACC detectives arrest five Nyeri County officials over illegal recruitment of staff
@EACCKenya investigations found the CPB Secretary and 4 board members responsible and thus culpable for those irregularities. The investigations also disclosed deception on the part of some of the applicants who were ultimately appointed as Ward Administrators.— EACC (@EACCKenya) September 25, 2018
SEE ALSO :Kimemia calls meet to address stand-offThose arrested include Ms. Alice Waruguru Muita (board Chairperson), Anthony Ndonga Muriu (board CEO/ Secretary), Beatrice Wanjiru Gikaru (board member), Geoffrey Wachira Mahinda (board member) and Shelomith Wanjiru Nderitu (board member). EACC said it had orders from the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Noordin Haji to arrest the five after submitting an inquiry file into the case. DPP then ordered that the commission arrests them on grounds of abuse of office, contrary to Section 46 of the Anti–Corruption and Economic Crimes Act, 2003.