IG Mutyambai goes after his deputy after Citizen TV expose

Investigating the powers that be

IG Hillary Mutyambai with DPP Noordin Haji & DCI George Kinoti

Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai has called for investigations against his deputy Edward Kinuthia.

This action came after an expose by Citizen TV where DIG Kinuthia and Makadara MP George Aladwa were implicated in damning allegations of corruption.

Any member of the public, including Citizen TV, with documentary evidence on the misconduct, was asked to submit information to the authorities.

The statement by Mutyambai read: “Towards this end, any member of the public, including Citizen TV, with documentary evidence on the said matter are invited to submit information to the Director Internal Affairs Unit; National Police Service."

14 Days

They can also submit the evidence to National Police Service, Charlton Murithi who can be reached on 0798474619 or email: dir.iau@nationalpolice.go.ke

According to IG Mutyambai, the decision was reached after a meeting with Interior CS Fred Matiang’i and DPP Noordin Haji.

A statement by Interior spokesperson Wangui Muchiri said IG Mutyambai is expected to submit a status report within 14 days.

On Sunday night, Citizen TV aired an expose that revealed how senior government officials used their influence to allegedly intimidate a wealthy Asian family.

The Asian man of Indian descent, Dilip Bakrania is said to have been the target of an intricate web aimed at seizing his properties, deporting him.


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