EACC freezes Sh643.2m wealth of Nairobi county officer.
The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Committee (EACC) has obtained orders to freeze a city hall employee’s wealth of approximately Sh 643.2 million.
According to the EACC, the Nairobi County Development Control Officer earning about Sh 55,000 monthly, is unable to satisfactorily explain how he was able to raise such riches.
According to the EACC, they began investigations into the matter in 2016 and were able to obtain orders that allowed them to determine the value of the suspect’s assets.
According to court records, despite the suspect’s humble salary of Sh55,000, the man received and transferred millions through his family’s and own bank accounts between January 2016 and October 2022.