Twist in fake arms tender probe as officer found dead

Sergeant John Kipyegon Kenei was found dead in his house with a single bullet wound. PHOTO | COURTESY

What you need to know:

  • The sergeant was scheduled to record a statement at the DCI offices over the tender fraud, but skipped his session.
  • Nairobi police commander Reuben Ndolo said they are treating it as a case of suspected suicide.

  • Those who have already been questioned include seven employees from DP Ruto’s Harambee Annex office.

The death of a police officer critical to the investigation of the fake tender deal involving former Cabinet Secretary Rashid Echesa and an American company has puzzled investigators.

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