Six county officials held over Sh14m boat
SEE ALSO :EACC: Integrity House was undervaluedThey are accused with the offence of willful failure to comply with the law relating to procurement contrary to Section 45(2)(b) as read with Section 48(1) of the Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Act of 2003. They are also accused of fraudulently acquiring public property in relations to procurement of the speed boat worth Sh14,870,750. EACC stated that it received a report and commenced investigations into the alleged irregularities in procurement and upon completion of the investigations the commission forwarded the file to the office of the Director of Public Prosecution who recommended charges. “The DPP recommended charges on some of the county government officials and directors of the company that supplied the vessel,” read part of the statement. The six will be presented before the chief magistrates court in Malindi today.
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