Governors pile pressure on Ifmis boss over faulty system

Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru addresses a gathering during Jamhuri Day celebrations at Kirinyaga University on December 12, 2018. She has called the quality of the Integrated Financial Management System into question. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

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  • Governors also worry that their budgets may have been used by fraudsters at the Treasury to hide stolen billions of shillings and balance their accounts.
  • Governor Ferdinand Waititu’s Kiambu was said to have allocated Sh793 million to free primary education, a national government expenditure.

Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru wants the Integrated Financial Management System (Ifmis) director to explain how 11 counties ended up with more than Sh10 billion in bizarre expenditures.

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