Is Nairobi County Still Paying Hatari security Despite Expired Contract?
The Nairobi County Assembly will now investigate circumstances under which the Hatari Security Service company has been providing security services to the county with questionable contracts.
Nairobi County Assembly Minority Whip Peter Imwatok wants the wants Chairperson of the Sectoral Committee on Justice and Legal Affairs to provide the house with statements of the terms of the contract between Hatari security and the Nairobi County Government.
This is after allegations arose that the security company has been providing security services despite the expiry of the original contract.
“Hon Speaker in 2018 the county government contracted the Hatari Security Services to offer security services to county schools, hospitals however the terms of the contract are not clear to the public domain.. In the statement the chairperson should require and report on ; When was the contract expired and whether it was renewed?Who authorised payments to Hatari Security Service at the Expiry of the Contract?” requested Imwatok.
Legal and Justice Committee has now been directed by the house to investigate the matter and report back to the house in two weeks .