The Arror and Kimwarer Dam scandal is on of the biggest alleged corruption cases in which the government is reported to have lost billions of shillings and several high profile individuals were linked to the scandal by investigators. DPP Noordin Hajji [Photo/Courtesy] The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) has reported on the start of the hearing of the case today.
CS Rotich And CS Echesa (Photo courtesy) For the last few years, Kenyans have been awakened with sad news concerning the loss of the taxpayer's money. Top leaders have been siphoning our money without accounting. This has led to high living standards among Kenyans.
Former Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich The Arror and Kimwarer dam projects scandal no doubt shook the country. The project is said to have cost the government billions of shillings only for it to be canceled following procurement irregularities. Former finance man Henry Rotich was blamed for sanctioning the funding of the project. He is facing a case in Court in relation to the same. According to a report by the Standard newspaper, Rotich feels the law was applied selectively with those in charge of the scandal
The 2022 race has began to take shape and the Kieleweke and Tangatanga camps are on campaigns already. In the year 2019 PS Thugge was charged along with his CS Henry Rotich and other 26 people over the Kimwarer and Arror dams scandals. Rotich was accused of awarding the Italian company CMC illegally and abuse of public office. The multi billion project of Kimwarer and Arror dams collapsed after the president Uhuru said that the cartels must first be charged. However, a new twist has just taken place over the
Efective 1 July 2018 New Mpesa charges, rates were introduced by Safaricom. The new 2020 mpesa tariffs for sending or transferring, withdrawing or depositing money through Safaricom agents or paybill numbers have been highlighted below. Safaricom increase of Mpesa Charges June 2018 Budget statement read by CS Rotich increased excise duty on mobile money transactions through the Finance Bill, 2018 and The Provisional Collection of Taxes and Duties Act thus forcing Safaricom to review and consequently increas
The Head of state and the second in command were great friends who united to form the Jubilee party. It was until the handshake between the Head of state and the former prime minister Raila Odinga that led to disagreement between Uhuru and Ruto. After a long time of drama in Jubilee government, secrets have been revealed by Jimi Wajingi that the Head of state is not humiliating his deputy but working on the agreement thet made in 2013 when they formed Jubilee government.
Former Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich was awarded a significant victory in the Arror and Kimwarer dams case on Thursday, July 15. This followed the dismissal of two charges against him by a magistrate court. Magistrate Douglas Ogoti, the presiding judge, stated that the prosecution failed to show how the charges were related to Rotich.
Henry Rotich once wielded a lot of power in the Uhuru And Ruto Government. Seated at the corner of his Office, Rotich's signature mend doom or success to those seeking to benefit from the Government's parse. With a single press statement by the president, all the power and the flag was gone. Even those who were looking for him vanished in the thin air, he was suspended from his job. Some time down the line, the Standard has revealed that the ex CS is still battling court cases for abuse of office.on the other
During K24 Punchline hosted by Ann Kiguta, DPP Noordin Haji was asked about his perception concerning Kimwarer and Arror Dams' scandal and he said that Deputy President Dr. William Ruto was not involved. This sounds to be a relieve politically to deputy president William Ruto who has been always blamed for defending the case. Last year, it was reported that about 27M was lost during construction of the two dams. However the deputy president rejected the claims asserting that a huge amount of money would not
Drama was witnessed in the corridors of the courts as the mention of the case seeking to prosecute former finance Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich was delayed after the file of the accused could not be found. Efforts to trace the file were futile and by the break of noon Justice Anthony Mrima was forced to adjourn the court and ordered the deputy registrar to give directions forward as soon as the file was found.
Tables have turned against former Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich in the Kimwarer and Arror dams scandal. This is after his former colleague and subordinate, former PS Kamau Thugge, became a key witness for the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in the case. Another former PS, Dr. Susan Koech, will also serve as a witness in the case. Dr. Koech served as the PS for EAC and Northern Corridor at the time of the scandal. Former Treasury CS Rotich and Former PS Thugge/ Courtesy. The two former PSs
RUTO LOOTED Money meant for the construction of Kimwarer and Arror Dam using his tribesman Henry Rotich who was the CS for Finance then and left him to suffer the wheels of Justice alone. William Ruto's insurance company Amaco is the one that insured the Kimwarer and Arror Dam project at a cost of Ksh 63Billion at a value of 17.5% which is 15% more than the requirement of 1.5% in matters security via insurance cover. Amaco had partnered in the deal with an Italian Insurance company SACE and the agreement was