MPs grilled by House team over sugar report bribery claims

Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa appears before the Powers and Privileges Committee on September 19, 2018 over claims that MPs were bribed to throw out a report on the state of the sugar in the market. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

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  • Waluke said he met Barasa in the corridors of Parliament and the later told him that a woman MP tried to bribe him with Sh10,000 but he said the money was too little.
  • Matayos MP Geoffrey Odanga said he was approached by Kuresoi South MP Joseph Tonui while having lunch at the new restaurant who told him to go and collect money I a room.

Members of Parliament who made allegations that their colleagues were bribed with as little as Sh10,000 to shoot down a sugar report last month on Wednesday denied making such claims.

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