Security officers in Busia County and other parts of the Country where organized criminal gangs are terrorizing innocent citizens have been directed to ruthlessly crackdown on these elements and their leaders.
Interior CS Kithure Kindiki while making the remarks said that the Government has zero tolerance to criminal elements and assures citizens of their safety and security.
In addition Kindiki said that the Government will establish more administrative units to bring services closer to the people.
“All National Government Administration Officers must serve citizens with dedication and courtesy,” he said.
Further, the Interior CS said that any officer demanding bribes will not only be liable to administrative action but prosecuted in accordance with the law.
Meanwhile, the Teso Central Sub-County in Busia County has been operationalized and Jack Orare installed as the first Deputy County Commissioner.
Officials in attendance included Busia County Deputy Governor Arthur Odera, Teso South MP Mary Emase, Teso North MP Oku Kaunya, Principal Administrative Secretary, Executive Office of the President Arthur Osiya, and other National Government and County Government.