After stealing money meant for Arror and Kimwarer dams, AG now accuses CS ROTICH of looting money for flood victims-This thug belong to jail


Tuesday March 12, 2019-Auditor-General, Edward Oukohas put Treasury Cabinet Secretary, Henry Rotichon the spot for spending Ksh1 billion emergency fund meant to support flood victims.

This is even as Rotich is under investigations over the Arror and Kimwarer dams’ scandal and could soon be arrested and charged for corruption.

According to Ouko, Rotich spent the cash without seeking Parliamentary approval.

“The lack of Parliamentary approval for such payments is contrary to section 21(1) of the Public Finance Management Act, 2012,” Ouko remarked in an audit opinion.

He disclosed that an amount of Ksh1,050,000,000 was paid out of the Contingencies Fund on May 29, 2018.

The money was purposed for supporting countrywide flood response, supporting flood victims and cash release to families affected by landslides.

Ouko warned there is a danger that in future; the Contingency Fund may be exhausted rendering it unable to meet its mandate.

The Kenyan DAILY POST

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