Former Senior Kilifi County Government Officer, Two Others Arrested Over Irregular Tender Award

Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi at a past event. [Photo/ the-star.co.ke]

Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has this Monday, 2nd March, confirmed the arrest of former Senior Kilifi County Government Officer for allegedly awarding tenders irregularly.

Through a statement, EACC has confirmed the arrest of Dr. Timothy Malingi, who was an officer at the Department of Health Services.

Detectives have also arrested a man and his wife. Those arrested were, Directors of Skywards Agencies ltd, Cornell Otieno Mark and his wife Jackline Atieno Olewe.

EACC further stated that the suspects will face several charges

“The three face several charges over irregular award of tender concerning the construction of a dispensary block and a pit latrine at Vishakani in Kaloleni Ward and illegal acquisition of public property,” EACC said in a statement shared via Twitter.

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