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MPs order audit on firms collecting Kenya Power prepaid bills - 11 months ago, 24 Apr 22:26

John Ngirachu

Parliament’s Public Investments Committee (PIC) has asked the Auditor-General to conduct a special audit of the system that Kenya Power #ticker:KPLC uses to generate tokens for the prepaid system of paying for electricity.

Mvita MP Abdulswamad Nassir, the chairman of the committee, said its members were concerned about reports that companies could be making millions off the system at the expense of ordinary Kenyans.

“One of the issues that we are going to be requesting in the special audit is how this whole thing was tendered, the details of those companies, whether they are qualified to offer those services and the financial services,” said Mr Nassir.

He said that although the matter had not come up in the audit reports that the committee scrutinises as part of its mandate, there was sufficient public concern to warrant a special audit.

The company was scheduled to meet the committee on Tuesday, but ...
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