NYS fraud case taken to Anti-Graft court
08 March 2016, 14:25
Nairobi – The case concerning the Sh791 million that was stolen
from the National Youth Service (NYS) will be tried by the Anti-Corruption and
Economic Crimes Divisions, reports the Daily Nation.
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Justice Msagha Mbogholi on Monday declared that the case
will be heard before the High court.
The matter is to be heard on March 16.
“There is a new court established to deal with the issues of
corruption and I cannot issue any further orders. I can only make an order that
the matter be expedited," said Justice Mbogholi.
The matter was reported by the Assets Recovery Agency (ARA) who
wishes to repossess assets belonging to those who solicited funds from the NYS.
Those who have been implicated had their assets frozen which
were suspected to have been bought using NYS money.
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