Land and Conflict Sensitive Journalism sumaries

Sub-Category : Corruption

Judges put selection of EACC chair on hold

The Star Pg 4
Thursday, 29 Nov 2012

The appointment of the chairperson of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission will be delayed. The appellate court stopped the process awaiting the ruling of an appeal filed by Mumo Matemu. This means that Matemu will not assume

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Lobbies want Graft Reports Released

Daily Nation pg 9
Monday, 26 Nov 2012

The government has been asked to release the findings of investigations into corruption and historical injustices ahead of the coming elections. Human rights activists on Sunday demanded the release of Truth Justice and Reconcilia

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Ethics Team Working on Rules to Vet Candidates

Daily Nation pg 11
Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012

The anti-graft agency is due to come up with rules to vet candidates before clearing them to run for posts during the General Election. The move is seen as an attempt by EACC to assert itself following a declaration by several con

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Court okays Anglo Leasing investigations

The Star Pg 17
Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012

The High Court in Nakuru has cleared the way for the Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission to conduct joint investigations into the affairs of two companies linked to the Anglo-Leasing scam. Judge Anyara Emukule dismissed an appli

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Nabutola, Ong’ong’a wanted in Court again

The Star Pg 4
Tuesday, 09 Oct 2012

The High Court has ordered former Tourism PS Rebeccah Nabutola and three others be produced in court on 25 October for the hearing of a case in which a tour firm was found guilty of fraud. Justice David Majanja said it will not be

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AG forwards scam proof to Ethics Team

Daily Nation, pg 5
Wednesday, 03 Oct 2012

Attorney General Githu Muigai yesterday said he had forwarded the files he received from Switzerland on the multi billion shillings Anglo Leasing scandal to the Ethics and Anti corruption. The investigation into the scandal got a

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New EACC chair to be nominated, says AG Githu

The Star Pg 3
Friday, 28 Sep 2012

Attorney General Githu Muigai has said a new Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission chair may be appointed in two weeks. Muigai said they have asked the President and the Prime Minister to appoint another person from the list of th

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Hawker’s polls in Embu abort over graft claims

The Star Pg 15
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012

Elections to pick officials of a informal traders organisation in Embu were cancelled yesterday over allegations of bribery by some local politicians. The elections for the Kenya National Alliance of Street Vendors and Informal Tr

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