Detectives raid Kiambu Governor Waititu's homes
Detectives from the anti-corruption watchdog on Thursday morning raided the homes of Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu in Runda and Garden Estate, Nairobi.
The tens of officers arrived at the home at Bellcrest Gardens, on Githunguri Road, a few minutes after 5am and started a search for files and documents.
The detectives investigation alleged corruption in the county that borders the capital Nairobi were searching for documents relating to contracts issued by Mr Waititu’s administration.
The outspoken governor is under the EACC spotlight over alleged corruption in a number of his county programmes, including Kaa Sober, which was aimed at rehabilitating alcoholics.
Sources told the Nation that 15 other officials of the county government are targeted in the ongoing investigations.