MPs want Haji to prosecute culprits behind fertiliser, bags scam

Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji addressing the media on December 6, 2019 at his office, where he ordered the arrest of Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko over graft. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The report noted that Sh45.4 million was spent on the 17,060 bags of subsidised fertiliser weighing 50kg, but were never delivered.
  • The Agriculture ministry did not also provide reasons for the failure by the contracted company to deliver the consignment in full.

The MPs have given Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji the green light to prosecute individuals behind the Sh485 million procurement scandal of subsidised fertiliser and gunny bags.

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