EACC names list of fake detectives and agents
05 June 2015, 18:09
Nairobi - The Ethics and Anti Corruption Commision EACC has named a list of persons its says are fake detectives and agents, warning members of the public to avoid them.
The EACC says that the revelation is a warning to members of the public to be aware of individuals falsely presenting themselves as officials.
In a statement sent to newsrooms Friday, the commission has said the individuals contained in a list posted for circulation have been extorting money and other benefits from members of the public.
" Several such offenders have been arrested while attempting to fraudulently obtain money from individuals, purportedly to facilitate the evasion of investigations and/or prosecution for real or imagined corruption allegations," CEO Halakhe Waqo said.
Waqo called on all members, especially public officials who he said are prime targets for the fraudsters should insist on the officials providing proof of identification.
" Should any member of the public suspect the official, they should insist to be interviewed at the commission’s premises, or report the individual to should their identity still be in doubt", the statement added.
Names of the suspects
1. Victor Muyanja alias Kinuthia- Nairobi. 2. Miltonic Mwenda alias Kimanzi- Nairobi 3. David Maithia Mutwiwa- Nairobi 4. Philip Mbithi- Nairobi 5. Anthon Nyaseda- Nairobi 6. Caleb Otieno- Nairobi 7. Richard Nyabondo- Kisumu 8. Mutua- Kisumu
9. Adongosi- Busia 10. Omar Mwakisha- Eldoret 11. Jane Omwaka alia Cheptoo Korir- Eldoret 12. Florence Kahi- Nairobi 13. Paul Omusula Muyale- Nairobi 14. Hudson Kinyanjui Ngige- Nairobi 15. Jacob Kipnyango Maiyo- Nairobi 16. Josphat Mutisya- Nairobi 17. Mr. Olempusi- Nairobi 18. Duncan Buduki Bundi- Nairobi 19. James Mbuvi Kuha- Nairobi 20. Elizabeth Mwai Matyiani- Nairobi 21. Mike Muthoni Kasigi- Nairobi 22. Erick Otieno Tumbo- Nairobi 23. Mcdonald Kajuma- Nairobi 24. Antony Ndegwa Maina- Nairobi 25. Dr. Isahakia- Nairobi 26. Denis Luvai- Nairobi 27. Kosgei- Nairobi 28. Juma- Nairobi 29. Thomas Salukya- Nairobi 30. Mr. Mutie- Nairobi 31. Mr. Isira- Nairobi 32. Mr. Mwangi - Nairobi 33. Engineer Makau- Nairobi 34. Wafula- Nairobi 35. Albert Mutie- Nairobi
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