Charges Against Kamau Thugge and Susan Koech in Arror, Kimwarer Dams Scandal Dropped

Finance Minister Henry Rotich, PS Thugge and 26 Others Face KSh21 Bn Graft Charges

Kenya’s Director of Public Prosecution has dropped charges against ex-PSs Kamau Thugge and Susan Koech in Arror, Kimwarer dams scandal.

According to the ODPP,  the duo have agreed to provide testimony against a former finance minister Henry Rotich and others accused of corruption over the awarding of tenders to build the Ksh 63 billion dams.

“I have withdrawn charges against Thugge and Koech on instructions from Director of Public Prosecutions,” said Alexander Muteti, a deputy assistant public prosecutor. “The two former top government officials will now testify in the trial against the former finance minister and others charged.”