Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Capital Business
Capital Business

Energy

CS Keter extends term of Kenya Power acting MD

Energy Cabinet Secretary Charles Keter/FILE

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 18 – Energy Cabinet Secretary Charles Keter has extended the mandate of the interim management team at Kenya Power for two more months.

The appointments, which include Engineer Jared Omondi Otieno appointment as acting Managing Director, were made after the prosecution of the firm’s managers over corruption charges.

Those who were charged include Ken Tarus who headed the organization and Ben Chumo, a former Managing Director.

The Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Haji ordered the arrest of the firm’s managers over procurement of defective transformers and irregularities in pre-qualifying 525 companies for labour and transport contracts.

Click to comment
Advertisement

More on Capital Business

Executive Lifestyle

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 12 – The country’s super wealthy individuals are increasing their holding of bonds, gold and cash, a new report by Knight...

Ask Kirubi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 9 – Businessman and industrialist Dr. Chris Kirubi has urged members of the public to exercise extreme caution when making any...

Ask Kirubi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 24 – Businessman and industrialist Dr. Chris Kirubi is set to own half of Centum Investment Company PLC, following a go-ahead...

Headlines

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 18 – Commercial Banks have been ordered to provide relief to borrowers on their personal loans, with loans eligible from March...

Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun17 – Kenya’s tea leaves manufacturer Kericho Gold, has been awarded the Superbrands Seal by Superbrands East Africa for their quality variety...

Coronavirus

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 22 – Airtel Kenya is offering free internet access for students in order to enable continued learning at home in the...

Coronavirus

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 13 – As the local telecommunications industry gears up to roll out 5G networks in the country, the Communications Authority of...

Ask Kirubi

It is without a doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has caught the whole world by surprise. Although its full impact is yet to be...