Wycliffe Oparanya
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The growing list of prominent families with multi-million shilling graft cases

From left top: Former governors Wycliffe Oparanya (Kakamega) Okoth Obado (Migori), Ferdinand Waititu (Kiambu), Tharaka-Nithi Governor Muthomi Njuki, Embakasi North MP James Gakuya, Former Kasarani MP Elizabeth Ongoro and Kwale Head of Treasury Vincent Mbito.

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What you need to know:

  •    In Embakasi North, EACC is after area MP in a probe into procurement irregularities totalling Sh51.3 million.
  •     Former Kasarani MP Elizabeth Ongoro has also been prosecuted alongside 12 others, including her husband Ferdinand Masha, over Sh49 million spent on what prosecutors say was on a non-existent school.
  •      Also ongoing is the trial of Tharaka Nithi Governor Muthomi Njuki and 19 others who were charged with various corruption related offenses in 2020.