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Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu arrested by EACC

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Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) detectives have arrested Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu on Thursday.

The arrest follows a 6 am raid in the homes of Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu in Nairobi’s Runda and Garden Estate Homes.

It is not yet clear what the detectives were searching for but the arrest follows the commission fight against graft.

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In May, the Kiambu Governor was questioned over the allocation of Ksh 1 billion into national government projects.

In his defense Waititu said that the report might have been interfered with to embarrass him.

Also read: EACC raid the homes of Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu

A later report also indicated that 11 counties had their money erroneously allocated to the national government.

Berryl Achieng
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