Nic Hailey the British Envoy has welcomed the war on graft saying any public official found guilty of corruption must go to jail and have their assets confiscated. Speaking during the 6th Annual Devolution Conference in Kirinyaga County Tuesday morning, Hailey stated that this will underscore the government’s commitment to root out the vice.
Along with many other donors, the UK has worked hard to support Kenya’s efforts to make devolution work. In many areas, devolution has transformed the lives of Kenyans. But corruption is the biggest obstacle to its success,” ‘he stated. “Corruption is theft from the Kenyan people.”