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Never deny corruption if you’re CEO in Kenya - 8 months ago, 13 June 23:55

By: Kibisu Kabatesi

Kenya Pipeline Company MD Joe Sang has a lot to explain and that is making him impatient. When he is not on a media advertising blitz in defence of defective tendering, he’s press conferencing, accusing the anti-corruption agency of slow investigations. Such confidence — to the extent of inviting sleuths to investigate you speedily and pack you off to jail — is naivety. I’d assume the MD knows better than to dare a hobbled Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission. But it would seem the level of poise or expected protection is taking the sense out of him.

For speaking too soon, Sang should ask PS Lillian Mbogo-Omollo, who denied pilferage at the National Youth Service too early before she was hauled to court and jail, fainted and is hospitalised. Before she lost her innocence and her world crumbled under the weight of NYS theft, Anne Waiguru was the media queen, defending figures ...
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