Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu has been arrested.
Waititu was arrested on Thursday and taken to the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission offices for questioning over corruption allegations in Kiambu County.
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On Thursday morning, EACC sleuths raided Waititu’s homes in Runda, Kiambu and Garden estate where they ransacked them for documents. He was arrested at his Runda home after a six hours raid.
The raid took about six hours. The raid also targeted 15 other county officials.
Waititu has been on the radar of EACC over claims of graft and his sudden wealth in the city. The commission has been conducting a lifestyle audit on Waititu and says it has gathered crucial evidence.