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8 charges Henry Rotich and 27 Arror and Kimwarer suspects face

Following the arrest of Treasury CS Henry Rotich his PS Kamau Thugge and 28 others over procurement illegalities in the awarding of the dam tender.

Below is a list of the charges the 28 are facing.

  1. Intention to defraud which is against section 317 of the Penal Code, Cap 63 of the Laws of Kenya.
  2. Intentionally failing to comply with procurement procedures which is against section 45 (2) (c) and section 48 of Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Act No. 3 of 2003.
  3. Abuse of office which is against section 46 and 48 of the Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Act No. 3 of 2003.
  4. Engaging in a project before proper planning which is against section 45 (2) (c) and section 48 of the Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Act No. 3 of 2003.
  5. Being involved in financial misconduct which contravenes section 197 (1) (o) (i) of the Public Finance Management Act no. 18 of 2012.
  6. Fraudulently acquiring public property, a crime that goes against section 45 (1) (a) and section 48 of the Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Act, 2003.
  7. Issuing a misleading document to the principle which contravenes section 41 (2) and section 48 of the Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Act no. 3 of 2003 of the Laws of Kenya.
  8. Failing to perform an official duty that is against section 128 and section 36 of the Penal Code.

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