Kenyan officials to undergo lie detector test amid corruption

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya said top officials in the country would henceforth undergo a lie detector test as part of his administration zero tolerance to corruption. He said the lie detector test would determine employee “integrity”, and one of the measures put in place to deal with corruption in Kenya. Kenyatta spoke after the anti-corruption agency in […]

Kenyan youth agency head arrested over $78m corruption scandal

Director General of Kenya’s National Youth Service (NYS) has been arrested over his involvement in alleged theft of 8bn Kenyan shillings ($78m). Reports from Kenya said Richard Ndubai was detained while 40 civil servants and 14 private sector officials have been charged. The corruption was allegedly perpetrated by top senior government officials and ghost suppliers. BBC […]

Kenya to create special unit for Cryptocurrency related issues

Kenya’s Capital Markets Authority (CMA) is proposing the creation of a special unit to handle ICOs and cryptocurrency related issues. CMA Chief Executive Paul Muthaura said the unit would include all relevant regulators in the financial market in the country. This is found in Capital Market Soundness Report, “Staying the course in a Turbulent World of Increasing […]