Ouko News

KBC on the spot for paying lawyers Sh1.3 billion in fees

Auditor-General Edward Ouko says the public broadcaster did not procure the law firms through open tendering, lacked a contract and it failed to seek the guidance of the Attorney General when hiring the lawyer...

Business Daily Africa Oct 14, 2018

Kenyan envoys pay billions in rent as houses rot in London, US

Edward Ouko’s audit paints the sorry state of affairs in the country’s foreign missions and singled out the Kenyan Embassy in Washington DC, New York and London—which are the most prestigious diplomatic missions.

Daily Nation Oct 14, 2018

Kenyan envoys pay billions in rent as houses rot in London, US

Edward Ouko’s audit paints the sorry state of affairs in the country’s foreign missions and singled out the Kenyan Embassy in Washington DC, New York and London—which are the most prestigious diplomatic missions.

Business Daily Africa Oct 14, 2018

IEBC cannot account for Sh60m court awards – Auditor General

The IEBC cannot account for the Sh66 million court awards it won in poll petitions, Auditor General Edward Ouko has said.

The Star Oct 12, 2018

Kemsa on the spot over ‘irregular’ hiring

Auditor General Edward Ouko in his 2016-17 report questioned the excess hiring, which he said is irregular and unnecessary.

The Star Oct 11, 2018

Ex-minister to be grilled over Sh7m car use

PAC is investigating a finding by Auditor General Edward Ouko that questioned how the ministry gave Prof Wakhungu the vehicle for personal use contrary to a presidential circular Ref No CAB/56/2A of July 7, 20...

Business Daily Africa Oct 11, 2018

With billions unaccounted for, can IEBC handle fresh referendum?

A report by Auditor General Edward Ouko for the year ended June, 2017 was tabled in Parliament on Tuesday.

The Standard Oct 11, 2018

Ouko queries Sh1.3bn telcos poll pay

Economy Ouko queries Sh1.3bn telcos poll pay The Auditor-General has questioned the Sh1.3 billion paid to Airtel, Telkom Kenya and Safaricom #ticker:SCOM for transmitting election results during last year’s...

Business Daily Africa Oct 11, 2018

Millions lost at IEBC in suspect contracts during polls – auditor

Auditor General Edward Ouko in his analysis of the contracts awarded for the supply of goods and services used during the 2017 elections revealed the commission could not satisfactory explain millions awarded ...

The Star Oct 10, 2018

Audit puts IEBC on the spot over taxpayers’ Sh9bn

Mr Ouko further reveals that IEBC procured additional 42,927 ballot boxes for the presidential election at a rate of Sh2,500 instead of Sh2,250.

Daily Nation Oct 10, 2018