ODONGO: Youth want corrupt jailed, stolen assets seized

Just the way graft is hurting the youth, we also want the corrupt to feel the heat

In Summary

• The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission once estimated that Kenya loses a third of her annual budget to thieves.

• If you divide a third of Sh3.6 trillion budget by 365 days, you find that Sh2 billion per day loot is a conservative estimate.

On January 18, President Uhuru Kenyatta said that over Sh2 billion is stolen from government coffers daily.

If you think it was a tongue in cheek moment, you are mistaken...

This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

Simply register at no cost and sign in below to proceed.

Opera Mini does not support this functionality with EXTREME Data savings turned ON. Please disable.

Questions or problems? Email [email protected] or call 0711 046 000.