Ol Kalou law maker questioned by  EACC over alleged  embezzlement of funds

Ol Kalou law maker questioned by EACC over alleged embezzlement of funds

BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,9TH MARCH,2020- Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) officers on Monday  questioned Ol’ Kalou Member of Parliament David Kiaraho  over abuse of offfice and embezzlement of funds  claims.The commisison is investigating the MP on the same.

According to  the Daily Nation,Mr Kiaraho arrived at the EACC’s Central region offices at about 11am in the company of his lawyer.

The publication  reports that the lawmaker has  blamed his political rivals for his predicament but the EACC said the interrogation concerned misappropriation of National Government Constituencies Development Fund (NGCDGF) in his constituency.

The commission denied reports that the MP was arrested over embezzlement, saying he was only being questioned to help with the probe.

“As of now there is no such thing as the arrest of the Ol Kalou MP. We invited the MP to assist in some investigations,” Central regional boss Charles Rasugu said.

“We received complaints pertaining to alleged misappropriation of funds by the constituency. We have to look into any allegation. It was only fair to call the MP to shed light into the allegations.”

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