Kenya’s finance minister arrested over corruption charges

Kenya’s Finance Minister Henry Rotich has been arrested on fraud and corruption charges. Rotich and other officials have been indicted in some corrupt dealings related to the construction of two dams. The Director of Kenya’s Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji ordered the arrest of Rotich and seven others. Haji said on Monday that Rotich and other top government officials will have to face prosecution over the Arror and Kimwarer dams scandal. The prosecutor said top government officials including the minister did not follow due process in the award of the tender…

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