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Rio Olympics scandal: Former Sports CS Hassan Wario, Soi found guilty

Rio Olympics scandal: Former Sports CS Hassan Wario, Soi found guilty

Former Sports Cabinet Secretary Dr Hassan Wario at the Milimani Law Courts on September 15, 2021.

Photo credit: Dennis Onsongo | Nation Media Group

Former Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario and ex-National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) official Stephen Soi were Wednesday found guilty of corruption and abuse office in connection with the Rio 2016 Olympics financial scandal.

Their co-accused, former Principal Secretary Richard Ekai, Haron Komen, Francis Paul and Patrick Kimathi Nkabu were acquitted by trial magistrate Elizabeth Juma.

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