The Kitui Water and Sanitation Company, KITWASCO is once again on the spot over questionable tendering process.
The latest scandal to hit KITWASCO comes at a time the company’s inability to quench Kituians especially urban centres is evident.
It’s alleged KITWASCO has severally has severally paid ghost projects in the last financial year, 2018-2019. Water Kiosks have majorly been used to siphon public tax payers money.
Company’s employees suspected to have exposed irregularities have been warned of severe actions.
Documents in our possession indicate that some payments were done minus documents supporting and prove of tendering process.
Interestingly, the water and Sanitation Company is under a series of investigations by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) and the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) over irregular tendering processes.
Our effort to get company’s Managing Director (MD) Mr Geoffrey Kitonga bore no fruits as calls and messages went unanswered.
Part two, Detailed report coming soon.