The National Cereals and Produce Board Ncpb) management maintained that it has not received approval to buy the maize from farmers allowing middlemen a chance to exploit farmers by offering low prices.
Ten suspects were charged on Thursday over the loss of Sh110 million at the Eldoret and Kisumu depots of the National Cereals and Produce Board (Ncpb).
Others are David Bargetuny Korir, (Assistant chief, Sionim), Jeremiah Omutsai Omwayi (Deputy silo manager, Kisumu), Laban Momanyi Michira (Cashier, Ncpb Kisumu), Willy Kipkoech Sang (Agricultural Officer, Kisumu), Victoria Jebet Rotich (Trader), Stephene Kiprob Maiyo (Trader), and Rodney Kimutai (Trader).
In theory, the e-voucher payment is meant to zone the country and ease distribution of the input from the National Cereals and Produce Board depots (Ncpb), ensuring that it reaches the target group.
News Ncpb graft suspects deny charges Ten suspects arrested over corruption at the National Cereals and Produce Board (Ncpb) on Thursday denied the charges before the Anti-Corruption Court in Kisumu.
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Decapitated The list of State corporations that have been decapitated by the war on corruption or end-of-term exits includes electricity distributor Kenya Power #ticker:KPLC, the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF), the National Cereals and Produce Board (Ncpb), the National Land Commission (NLC), the Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS), the Kenya Forest Services (KFS), Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH), and the National Social Security Fund (NSSF).
, NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 13 – Six suspects arrested over the maize scandal at the National Cereals and Produce Board (Ncpb) are expected to take plea on Thursday.
The suspects; four Ncpb officials, an assistant chief, and a trader were arrested on Monday by EACC detectives probing the loss of the billions at the cereals board.
The e-voucher payment will spread out distribution from the National Cereals and Produce Board depots (Ncpb) — whose staff have been accused of repackaging the subsidised fertiliser and selling it at market rate.