Incidents of corruption in the country have been on the rise in the recent past with the government through the Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission officers doing their best to bring the culprits to book.
Picture courtesy. Ms. Boit in court.
These cases, have seen billions of shillings worth of private or public property end in the hands unscrupulous government officers who conspire to steal the resources.
This morning, according to the available reliable reports that we have received from the Official Social Media Handle of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Noordin Haji, a senior officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been accused of the theft of land worth 40 million shillings.
A Milimani Law Court has charged one Rose Jelagat Boit, who is a senior as well as retired Foreign Affairs Ministry officer for allegedly conspiring to defraud businessman, Rashid Abdul Sharifow, of 0.200 hectares of land worth 40 million Shillings located in Karen, Nairobi.
Ms. Boit is said to have forged a letter of allotment that is dated the 14th of December 1998 as well as allegedly forged signatures of P.N Mutwiwa, a Deputy Commissioner of Land Administration and S.K.W Wangila, for the Commissioner of the land.
She pleaded not guilty to the charges and was released on a million shillings bond or a cash bail of 300,000 Kenya shillings.
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Picture courtesy. Image from the court.
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