HANDING OVER CEREMONY OF RECOVERED PUBLIC ASSETS BELONGING TO LAIKIPIA COUNTY GOVERNMENT
The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has successfully recovered public land belonging to the Laikipia County Government, which was illegally acquired following a successful mediation and negotiation process in line with our mandate.
The land, measuring 2.9 acres and valued at Kshs. 1,050,000 was handed over officially to His Excellency Joshua Irungu, Governor, on behalf of Laikipia County Government during a ceremony on Thursday, 25th August 2016 presided over by the EACC Vice- Chairperson, Commissioner Sophia Lepuchirit at Daiga Umande. Speaking during the function, Commissioner Gachoka Mwaniki gave a moratorium to all persons in the country who are in possession of illegally acquired land to surrender it unconditionally and they will be spared the civil recovery process.
Vice Chairperson addressing the media at the Laikipia County headquarters before proceeding to handover recovered public land to the County Governor on 25th August 201
Legal Officer, Ms. Faith Ngethe unveiling the surrendered certificates of Lease to the crowd
Vice Chairperson countersigning a certificate to signify handover of the recovered public land in Laikipia
Posted on Wednesday, September 07, 2016