Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 

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

NEXT ON NEWS24 KENYAX

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Levi Cheptora Cheruo
CORD should use the right channel...

The fact that the now embattled Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission is yet to be cleared by the EAC over the multi-million shillings corruption scam scandal is reason enough to cast justifiable doubts regarding the integrity of the electoral body. Read more...

Submitted by
Gabriel Ngallah
Human rights lobby slam Mombasa C...

Human rights lobby at the Coast have slammed the Mombasa county government for failing to take necessary measures in averting floods within the county. Read more...

Submitted by
Manasseh
Murang’a granny swept away by lan...

Tension has gripped residents of Gikira village in Kigumo, Murang’a County after an 80-year-old granny went missing following a landslide. Read more...

Submitted by
Geoffrey Kimagut
21 school girls impregnated in Na...

About 21 girls from primary and secondary schools in Loita area, Narok South Sub County have been impregnated and forced to drop out of school. Read more...

Submitted by
DareelEric
Patient commits suicide on hospit...

Visiting family members found his body hanging on the emergency corridor where he had committed suicide on Friday morning. Read more...

Submitted by
Manasseh
Fuel tanker catches fire inside a...

The driver was emptying the tanker when it unexpectedly caught fire at Matanya shopping centre in Laikipia County. Read more...