Mungatana Arrested Over Graft.

Mungatana Arrested Over Graft.

Former Garsen Member of Parliament, Danson Mungatana, was arrested on Thursday morning for graft along with six other individuals over the theft of 5.1 Million Shillings from the Kilifi County Government.

Mr Mungatana was arrested by Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission detectives in Nairobi and taken to Malindi. The commission revealed that they are pursuing 14 other people named in the graft.

The 7 and 21 others face charges of fraudulent acquisition of public property, uttering false documents and dealing with proceeds of crime.

EACC investigators revealed that the suspects paid 51 Million shillings to various companies yet none of those companies delivered any goods to the county.

All this came after a businesswoman swore in an affidavit that Mr Mungatana and other county officials engineered theft of Millions of shillings through her company.

 

By: Emmanuel Kariuki

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