39 cases reported as EACC wraps up Siaya out-reach programme
SEE ALSO :EACC: Integrity House was undervaluedThe commission also signed an action plan with both the County Assembly and the Executive to actualise anti-graft to help combat corruption in the county. "We have signed an action plan with both the county assembly and the Executive to actualise anti-corruption activities and ensure that the county remains committed to the anti-graft war in all areas," said Wabukala. Speaking at Ahindi Gardens in Siaya town, the Commission chairman urged locals to put the county government and assembly in check to ensure they implement the action plan. Siaya Governor Cornel Rasanga hailed EACC for training officers from county and national government on how to curb the vice, adding that the move will see the war on graft intensify. Rasanga said that corruption was eating into the society and had quickly became a menace and an obstacle to development and prosperity in the entire country.
SEE ALSO :Waititu grilled again over graft claimsThe Governor said that for the country to unite and fight against corruption, blame games must stop. He welcomed the EACC and the Judiciary to fight the vice at the county level and in the process spare nobody. "Prevention is better than cure and we support fully the training because it will help us evaluate ourselves in the fight against graft at the end of the year," said Rasanga. He said the war on corruption is a collective responsibility which all Kenyans must join to help root out the vice.
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