Some Sh261 million was withdrawn in cash while Sh66 million was paid out in cheques to recipients who are yet to be traced by anti-corruption detectives
Sh930 million was wired to the account of Champions Kenya Limited, which was later used to redistribute the money to several law firms and companies.
A company by the name Kenya Arab Contractors Limited received Sh220 million from Whispering Palms account while Sh48 million was paid to Global Infrastructure.
“The range of annual average payment per person across counties is between Sh4,198 for Nairobi and Sh21,837 for Isiolo,” reads the statement.
Other counties whose residents received the highest amount each annually include Lamu (Sh20,970 ), Marsabit (Sh18,204 ), Tana River (Sh17,321 ), Samburu (Sh15,724 ), Taita Taveta (Sh11,843 ), Turkana (Sh11,693 ), Wajir (Sh10,850 ) and Garissa (Sh9,726 ).
The noose is tightening around the necks of at least 140 senior and middle level.
A big chunk of development allocations meant to improve socio-economic conditions for residents in 14 marginalised counties is yet to be utilised three years after the initial implementation of the special fund.
With last month’s rupture of a dam in the Patel Coffee Estate in Nakuru County,.
Billow Khalid, a member of IGRTC, yesterday told the National Assembly Constitutional Implementation and Oversight Committee that Taita Taveta, Migori, Homa Bay, Vihiga, Narok and Kisii were other counties that had not presented records of what they own.
A Kenyan doctor has filed a petition in court seeking to stop the government from licensing Cuban doctors to practise in local clinics, arguing that the foreign medics were single sourced to the disadvantage of local counterparts.
The petitioner further argues that the decision to recruit Cuban doctors infringe on Kenyan doctors constitutional rights and medical students, who are denied the right to fairly compete with foreign doctors seeking employment in Kenya.
In order to achieve this, Counties can first establish inter county market opportunities by identifying the demand of commodities within them. For example, fresh vegetables from Central and Parts of Taita Taveta can be sold in Eastern region Counties while they find an alternative of what people from these other areas can consume.