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BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,7TH SEPT,2019-Kisumu Speaker Onyango Oloo on Saturday surrendered to police a day after an arrest warrant was issued over the inflated Lake Basin mall tender.
He presented himself at the Mombasa Police Station accompanied by f several members of the Kisumu County Assembly.
Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Haji says Oloo is among more than 30 suspects who are facing fraud-related charges.
“It has been established that there was collusion between some Board members and M/s Erdemann Properties Limited…..The directors bribed the chairman of the Board George Onyango Oloo to the tune of Ksh.17 million,” the DPP said.
Bobasi MP Innocent Obiri and a Chinese contractor Zhang Jing were arrested on Friday evening in Nairobi.
They are all facing 11 charges including conspiracy to defraud; unlawful charging of public property; failure to disclose private interest to one’s principal; unlawful acquisition of public property as well as corruptly receiving and giving benefits.