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MP Aduma Owuor arrested, to be charged with economic crime - 6 days ago, 17:19

Japheth Ogila

Nyakach Member of Parliament Aduma Owuor has been arrested by the officers of Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission over suspected involvement in economic crime.

A statement from the Chief Executive Officer of the EACC Twalib Mbarak has revealed that the legislator has been arrested over claims of involvement of what the commission describes as organised crime.

It partially read: “Today, 11th, July 2019, EACC arrested Hon. Aduma Joshua Owuor, the Member of Parliament of Nyakach Constituency in Kisumu.”

“Hon. Aduma will be arraigned tomorrow, 12th July 2019, to answer charges of conspiracy to commit an economic crime, and abuse of office during his tenure as the Director, Legal Affairs at the Nairobi City County.”

The statement released on Thursday, however, fails to give more details on how the MP may have aided the corruption dealings.

The Commission has said that his arrest precedes an investigation into the circumstances in which ...
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