Ezra Chiloba appears in parliament to answer audit queries

Written By: Micheal Njuguna

Ezra Chiloba

Former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chief Executive Officer Ezra Chiloba has denied allegations by IEBC’s Chair Wafula Chebukati that he single-handedly procured the Kenya Integrated Management Systems (KIEMS) kits. 

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Appearing before the National Assembly’s Public Accounts Committee to answer audit queries on the 2016/17 financial year expenditures, the sacked CEO informed the Opiyo Wandayi led Public Accounts Committee that they discussed the issue in over seven meetings.

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He added that the issue of (KIEMS) kits procurement was inclusive between the commissioners and the secretariat.

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At the same time, Chiloba informed the commission that the change of law of elections and the coming in of a new commission changed the dynamics of the 2017 poll.

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He said with the new commissioners, it was difficult to draw the line between their role and the role of the secretariat.


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