Ethics Body Claims Kenya's Candidate Vetting Process

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has claimed sole constitutional authority to screen candidates for public office but invited other groups to participate in supplementary roles.

Presidential candidates Kalonzo Musyoka, William Ruto and Uhuru Kenyatta after a meeting at the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi.


  • Kenya:   IPOA Declares It Won't Vet Politicians

    The Star, 31 October 2012

    The Independent Police Oversight Authority has said it has no mandate to vet politicians for the general election. IPOA yesterday said it will restrict itself to preparing the… Read more »