Kenya Loses Money Like Water in Advance Dam Payment

The U.S.$40 million non-refundable advance payment to an Italian firm that was on the brink of bankruptcy, for the construction of the failed Itare Dam project, is just a pointer to the amount of skeletons in the closet of the dam scandal that are beginning to come out as a blame game between officials and the company at the centre of the scam kicks off in earnest,writes Vincent Achuka for The Nation.

This image taken on February 25, 2019 in Nakuru County shows the stalled construction of Itare Dam in Kuresoi South.

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