DPP Haji orders prosecution of Treasury CS Henry Rotich

DPP Noordin Haji.

Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has ordered the arrest and prosecution of Treasury CS Henry Rotich.

Addressing the press on Monday 22, Haji ordered the DCI to arrest and charge Rotich, PS Kamu Thugge and 25 others over the Kimwarer, and Arror dams scam

“The persons we are charging today were mandated with safeguarding our public interest and deliberately breached this trust.

“They broke the law on public finance management under the guise of doing legitimate commercial business. Colossal amounts of funds were illegally paid out through a well-choreographed scheme.

“Upon receiving and reviewing the evidence, I am satisfied there’s sufficient evidence to prosecute the perpetrators

“I have today directed the DCI to effect the arrest and immediate arraignment before court of the accused persons,” said Haji.

Those to be prosecuted include:

Henry Kiplagat Rotich- Cabinet Secretary, National Treasury

Kamau Thugge- Principal Secretary National Treasury

Dr. Susan Jemtai Koech- Principal Secretary, Ministry of East Africa Community

David Kipchumba Kimoso- Managing Director, Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA)

Kennedy Nyakundi Nyachiro- Chief Economist and Head of Europe II Division National Treasury

Jackson Njau Kinyanjui- Director Resource Mobilization Department National Treasury

Titus Murithii- Inspector General of State Corporations

Paolo Porcelli- Director CMC di Ravenna

CMC di Ravenna – Itinera JV Italy              

CMC di Ravenna – Itinera JV Kenya           

William Kipkemboi Maina- Head of Supply Chain Management (KVDA)

Paul Kipkoech Serem- Manager Engineering Services (KVDA)

Francis Chepkonga Kipkech- Tender Committee

Samuel Kimutai Koskei- Tender Committee

David Juma Onyango- Tender Committee

Patrick Kiptoo- Tender Committee

Elizabeth Kebenei- Tender Committee

Esther Jepchirchir Kiror- Tender Committee

Moses Kipchumba- Ad hoc Technical and Financial Evaluation Committee Team 2

Eng. Nelson Korir- Ad hoc Technical and Financial Evaluation Committee Team 2

Eng. Isaac M. Kiiru- Ad hoc Technical and Financial Evaluation Committee Team 2

Eng. Patrick Kipsang- Ad hoc Technical and Financial Evaluation Committee Team 2

Fredrick Towett- Ad hoc Technical and Financial Evaluation Committee Team 2

Jotham Rutto- Ad hoc Technical and Financial Evaluation Committee Team 2

Charity Muui- Ad hoc Technical and Financial Evaluation Committee Team 2

Geoffrey Mwangi Wahungu- CEO, National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)

David Walunya Ongare- National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)

Boniface Mamboleo Lengisho- National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)

 


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