The National Youth Service embezzlement saga was so huge that up-to now Kenyans are not sure they will heal but the head of the scandal Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru was again in a bursaries scandal and before we knew it she is now in another fresh scandal at time when is supposed to not be messing around with graft.
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru is once again on the spotlight after it emerged that she spent Ksh14 million taxpayers money to acquire office furniture.
The revelations are contained in the Auditor General Edward Ouko’s report profiling how governors spent their county’s allocations for the 2017/2018 financial year.
In the report, Ouko revealed that the county spent close to Ksh754 million in acquisition of assets for the county.
The auditor further broke down the figure to reveal that only Ksh7.2 million was properly accounted for leaving Ksh6.8 million unreconciled.
“The financial statements reflect an expenditure of Ksh753,599,775.50 relating to acquisition of assets.
“However, payment details and schedules provided for audit reflects an expenditure of Ksh14,165,503 on purchase of office furniture and general equipment resulting in an unexplained and unreconciled difference of Ksh6,893,422,” read the report in part.