Interior Cupboard Secretary Fred Matiang’i has uncovered botched stability tender specials with MPs.
Speaking on Thursday, August 9, at a discussion board by Countrywide Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC), Matiang’i discovered that his name was remaining stated negatively in parliament proceedings simply because of his refusal to give in to MPs’ needs.
The CS remarked he was getting targeted for locking out cartels who utilised to command stability tenders ahead of he took about the placement.
“Some MPs who want tenders in the protection sector have been on a blackmailing spree. They want me to listen to their lies and participate in their theft but I will in no way do that,” he divulged.
The CS outlined that he was completely ready to serve with out fear or favour of his detractors.
“You simply cannot choose to abuse your mandate in seeking to harass me into subservience. Permit us be honest, the president has presented us operate and we must do it diligently. We have to do what we have been privileged to provide.
“I was not supplied that position to be popular. Some of us are not fascinated in reputation and only want to do excellence and depart a legacy in our country,” he mentioned.
Previously during the working day, his spokesman Mwenda Njoka told the senate that ended up on a witch hunt by accusing him of acting illegally in the controversial Ruaraka land acquisition.
Njoka talked about that files in the Land ministry indicated that the parcel of land was personal property.
In a report tabled on Wednesday, Senate General public Accounts and Expenditure Committee suggested that Matiang’i and Education and learning PS Belio Kipsang get private accountability of Ksh 1.5billion.
The money exchange hands when he was in the Schooling docket.