Nine suspects including six Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) officials have been arrested and charged over Ksh 62 million graft case.
The suspects who are currently at the Mombasa Anti-Corruption Court are accused of executing a fraudulent scheme to steal the money through a company linked to them.
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“Detectives from EACC Mombasa Regional Office have arrested 9 suspects including 6 officials of the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) over graft involving a Kes.62 Million tender. The suspects are currently before the Mombasa Anti-Corruption Court following arraignment this morning.
Investigations established that the suspects executed a fraudulent scheme to embezzle public funds through a tender awarded to a company linked to them. They will be charged with conflict of interest, fraudulent acquisition of public property and forgery of the documents used in the scam.” said EACC