Kenya Pipeline Company MD Joe Sang and four co-accused have been released on a Sh2 million cash bail each. They all denied graft and abuse of office charges in the Sh1.8 billion Kisumu oil jetty contract scandal.
They were arraigned at the anti-corruption court on Monday to and charged with abuse of office, failure to comply with applicable procedures and law and engaging in a project without prior planning.
Chief Magistrate Douglas Ogoti also ordered them to deposit their passports in court. Mr sang has already infirmed the KPC board in writing that come April 2019 and he will not be seeking to have his term renewed so that he can pursue other interests.
The five are among 21 other officials from KPC and NHIF who were arrested on Friday on suspected on suspected corruption. Read more
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