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Okemo, Gichuru to be extradited

05 February 2013, 15:39

Nairobi - Former Cabinet Minister Chris Okemo and ex-Kenya Power and Lightning boss Samuel Gichuru are set to be extradited following a Nairobi court ruling.

According to Capital News reports, Okemo and Gichuru are wanted in the United Kingdom for corruption and money laundering charges that were preferred against them by the Chief Justice of the Island of Jersey where it is alleged that the two had stashed their ill-gotten money.

They wanted their extradition blocked claiming that there was no legal basis to extradite them to Jersey Island to face money laundering charges.

- For more visit Capital News


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