Detectives from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) have arrested two suspects linked to the Ksh. 198million scandal involving the Kenya School of Law.
Hudson Amwai (an accountant) at the school and Fridah Ngoya (a proprietor of a cosmetics firm) were arrested in Kaimosi, Vihiga County before being transferred to Kisumu.
EACC Western Region Boss George Owira confirmed that the two will be transferred to Nairobi to answer to the charges.
The duo are believed to be part of a group that colluded with firms in the alleged illegal payment of the funds.
The companies alleged to have received the proceeds include Infranc Investments, Deskench Investments, Firmline Company, Frigoya Investments, Ngoya Cosmetics and Ademwa Enterprises.
Other suspects being sought are:
- Frank Kackson Were (accountant Hudson Amwai who is also the proprietor of Ademwa Enterprises)
- Achiro Nobert and Ephrahim Thuku (assistant accountants)
- Amos Kabue Mwangi (and Assistant Director Finance and Administration)
- Morris Kiwinda Mbondenyi (Deputy Director/ CEO)
- Paul Lovi
- Francis Mwaki
- Alfred Murange
- Dennis Achiro
- Kenneth Ochieng