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Top Homabay County Officials Arrested Over Fraud

Officers from the ethics and anti corruption commission, early today arrested six officials from Homa bay county.

They are accused of receiving irregular monthly salaries,and using their companies to steal public money from the county.

Former Homa bay county assembly clerk Kepha Otieno's wife who is the owner of Nyangume enterprises was arrested.

Former Equity bank Homa bay branch manager David Obonyo Mireri who is the owner of Damila enterprises was also arrested.

It was reported that Kepha Otieno's wife received twenty six milion two hundred and seventy two thousand four hundred and sixty shillings,while David Obonyo received fourty six million five hundred and fourty two thousand six hundred and fourty five shillings, as they did not deliver any goods or services to the county.

It was further revealed that Lilian Achieng had received a total salary of twelve million three hundred and sixty three thousand seven hundred and six shillings,despite the fact that he was not hired by the county.

They will be arraigned in court tomorrow according to ethics and anti-corruption commission report.

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David Obonyo Mireri Homa Homabay Kepha Otieno Lilian Achieng

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