Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has given a go ahead for the prosecution of Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong’ over the loss of Sh20 million.
Ojaamong and nine other County officials could be arrested anytime from today and will face charges of abuse of office and flouting procurement procedures.
The governor is also accused of conspiring to steal more than Sh20 million from the county coffers.
The charges are as a result of investigations by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) on a waste management tender Mr Ojaamong’s office gave to Madam R Limited.
EACC says the tender was single-sourced.
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