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Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu arrested by EACC

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.

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

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
Kenyan news interests me a lot but I also keep tabs on other news making headlines in Africa and around the world.

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