Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has on Monday ordered the arrest of Treasury CS Henry Rotich, PS Kamau Thugge among others over Arror and Kimwarer multi billion shilling scandal.
Among the 28 officials on the spotlight include EACC PS Susan Koech, Kerio Valley Development Authority managing director Kipchumba Kimosop, Treasury Chief Economist Kennedy Nyachiro and Treasury director of resource mobilization Jackson Kinyanjui.
Italians officials from the CMC Di Ravenna firm that was contracted to put up the dams in Elgeyo Marakwet have also been mention in the report issued by the DPP.
Charges spelled out against them include conspiracy to defraud, failure to comply with applicable procurement laws, engaging in the project without prior planning and abuse of office among other economic crimes.
“Each prosecution sends a powerful message to the corrupt or those who steal that they shall be prosecuted. As a society guided by law we collectively agree that those corrupt individuals who put the honest and hardworking mwananchi at a disadvantage must pay for their crimes” The DPP said