Conflicting paper trails raise fresh queries in Moi land deal

United States International University-Africa (USIU-A) students protest along Thika Road on July 13, 2016. Former President Daniel arap Moi appears to have sold a piece of land belonging to the university to two different buyers, according to records provided by USIU-A. PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Moi first transferred the land in Muthaiga North estate to DPS International Limited on November 10, 1988, while he was still President.
  • Three weeks ago, former President Moi used the fresh title deed to sell the land to a developer for Sh500 million.
  • USIU-A is accusing George Kiongera of grabbing its land.
  • Dr Kiongera, who lives in the US, provided documents to show that he bought the land from Mr Moi.
  • USIU-A on Wednesday produced what it says are records going back 34 years to prove ownership of the land.

Former President Daniel arap Moi appears to have sold a piece of land in a posh Nairobi suburb to two different buyers, according to records provided by United States International University-Africa.

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