The Public Accounts Committee has learned that the numbers Kenyans have been receiving about deaths related to the coronavirus pandemic may not be the true figures. This is after an admission by Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache who stated that the ministry was facing challenges in compiling the actual figures of deaths caused by coronavirus.
The National Assembly's Public Accounts Committee needs one man who was contracted to build the Siaya Law Court to refund the Judiciary Sh3.2 million. The man is accused of of using the Government's water worth the said amount. Photo: Siaya Law Courts (Courtesy) As per the investigating committee, the man used water from the court's water supply during the development instead of buying it.
Ministry of Health Admits that Covid-19 Deaths Statistics in Kenya May be inaccurate Because of This
The government has today on the daily Covid-19 report which is read or released to the published through the press. And today the ministry of health has admitted that its daily statistics on Covid-19 deaths may be inaccurate due to the lack of pathologists in the counties and that some research or finding are not to capacity.
The 2/3rd gender rule was introduced by the 2010 constitution which saw increment of female politicians in the country.Among the beneficiaries included 47 Women Representative who enjoy seating in the National Assembly together with other MPs.Before the introduction of this rule, there were countable elected women in politics.
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Kenya has disclosed some ghosts schools that have been stealing millions of taxpayer's money from the Government.
It has been revealed that the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Bonga issued 176,265 bags of maize that were ascertained by the Ministry of Health that unfit for human consumption, according to reports, 51,640 bags were released to citizens of Kenyan on May 3 in the year 2019.
Since the outbreak of Corona virus in country last year, and the subsequent daily government briefings on the same, some people had begun questioning the accuracy of the figures that the government was providing. However, anyone who has tried to cast doubt on the daily Covid-19 updates has been labelled as a Corona sceptic, and dismissed as a Covid denier.
The government of Kenya is in a tussle with an organization connected to controversial Bishop Gakuyo, formally David Kariuki, over land it purchased from him. While appearing before the Public Accounts Committee on Wednesday, May 26, Assets Recovery Agency (ARA) Director Alice Mate unveiled that the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) had connected the organization being referred to, Chosen Builders Investments, to the controversial bishop.
Currently, the Elections Act only requires presidential candidates and their running mates, as well as governors and their running mates, to have a bachelor's degree.Aden Duale, Garissa Township MP, said that those seeking political seats must attend school.“I was a part of the law's enactment, and I still believe it will go into effect after the next elections.
Despite a court order barring any payment for the acquisition of the prime plot located in Cabanas, the National Land Commission (NLC) went ahead and paid Ksh1.8 billion. The plot of about 10 hectares, of registration number LR No. 209/11293/1 bore Ms. Roseline Njeri Macharia's name as the owner, despite claims that it belonged to the government.
The Kisumu governor, Anyang' Nyong'o to be summoned by MPs over the misuse of two billion Kenyan shillings donor funds. Kisumu County is among those that have received 13.32 billion shillings, given by the IDA, to be utilized in urban projects and development.
On Monday, August 30, Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache told a parliamentary committee that the government's daily Covid-19 fatality numbers are inaccurate. PS Mochache told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that the Ministry of Health was having trouble getting the real number of Covid-19-related deaths.
Welcome to this channel and here are the latest business updates. Based on the latest tender that was announced by the Integrated Financial Management Information Systems, which is a body that is used by the government to aid in the support of management of the public sector financial, accounting and budgetary operations, Kingsway Business System became the best bidder.
The Public Accounts Committee which is led by Ugunja Member of Parliament Opiyo Wandayi have issued new guidelines for supplementary bedget. The watchdog committee has stated that there will be no submission of Supplementary budget in Parliament within two months to the end of a financial year. The legislators had adopted a report of the Budget and Appropriatins Committee(BAC) which banned the submission of mini budget beyond April 30.
The Kisumu county Governor, Anyang Nyongo is on the spot over loss of over ksh2b under his watch. The self proclaimed Raila's diehard has been summoned by members public accounts committee of the national assembly to answer on how the funds lost into thin air. Nyongo is accused of misappropriating the fund which was donated for housing programme in his county.
The ODM party, led by former prime minister Raila Odinga, has no plans to form a coalition with the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party affiliated with Deputy President William Ruto ahead of the 2022 general election.
The principal secretary for university education in Kenya has announced a major crackdown on a notorious practice from politicians who don't meet constitutional requirements before general elections. The notorious act of buying fake degrees to present to the IEBC will now be rooted once and for all. The PS Simon Nabukwesi has first started with a plan to write warning letters to all higher education institutions in Kenya to be careful of a mad rush for university degrees ahead of the coming elections.
Yesterday,Aden duale had met the officers from Public Accounts Committee (PAC).After which they inspected the use of funds and financial statements for the year 2017/2018.After that they found that there are statements that aren't clear which the auditor general didn't comment on the the heads and tail of it.
The recent report released by the Public Accounts Committee which opened the lid to a scandal by officials at the Ministry of Education to create ghost schools, and siphon Kshs 114 million shillings has indeed caused an uproar in the country.
A section of Members of Parliament allied to Orange Democratic Movement, ODM, are now asking for the arrest and prosecution of some individual educationists involved in the formation of ghost schools that are suspected to defraud public funds.