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Mystery of Kisii County workers without salaries for two years - 1 months ago, 22 Mar 00:13

Erick Abuga

The Kisii county government is staring at the possibility that nearly 170 people employed two years ago have not been earning salaries.

Senior officials from the executive and the county assembly yesterday said they were perplexed how so many people could work for so long with no pay.

It also emerged that while some staff were genuinely employed, others could have been recruited by corrupt officials without following due diligence.

Some of the letters of employment in The Standard’s possession were issued in January 2017 by then County Secretary Johnstone Ndege, and approved for inclusion to the payroll by then County Public Service Board (CPSB) chair David Kombo.

One of the employees who blew the whistle said he had not been paid a penny despite having an appointment letter.

“I have made countless trips to the county headquarters but it has just been promises. I am not alone. Many ...
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