Waititu In Hiding As ODPP Intensifies Crackdown On Corrupt Governors
Kiambu Governor is still in hiding as the DCI continues with his search. Waititu together with few members of his family have been linked with theft of over Kshs. 500M. The office of the Directorate of Public Prosecutions has been investigating waititu for the past few months and are now satisfied that Kimabu Governor has been diverting County funds to his family members and close friends accounts. The rot in Kimbu County appears to have let to lose of millions of money meant to improve the lives of the poor residents.
Just few weeks ago the court gave a landmark ruling that Governors charged in court should immediately step aside from duty until when the case is finalised. As the fight against corruption intensifies Governors with shoddy dealings should be scared of their fates. From Auditor General’s report it appears that several counties are crumbling with misuse of funds which is being tolerated by Governors. EACC have already received files to open investigations into both Garissa and wajir counties.