The court on Friday released Migori Governor Okoth Obado on bail after dismissing an application to detain him pending conclusion of a firearms possession investigation.
Migori Governor Okoth Obado was on Wednesday arrested by detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations for questioning after eight guns were found in his homes during a raid by officers from the anti-graft agency.
The High Court has unfrozen one of the accounts believed to be a proxy used by Migori Governor Okoth Obado to siphon over Sh2 billion through manipulation of the county’s procurement system.
Deputy President William Ruto visited ODM leader Raila Odinga’s home turf and declared his willingness to work with the latter, even as local MPs snubbed his tour.
Migori Governor Okoth Obado has made changes in his administration.Mr Dominic Akugo, a director in charge of administration in Mr Obado’s office has been moved to the Education department in the same capacity.
Governor Okoth Obado shocked supporters and a congregation after showing up at a church unannounced.Mr Obado’s appearance at the Upper Hill SDA Church in Migori town came as a surprise
Even after Migori Governor Okoth Obado’s release on bail, he is still facing challenges after he was blocked from entering his private home.
A day after High Court judge Jessie Lesiit ruled on the fate of Migori Governor Okoth Obado, she flew to the lakeside town of Kisumu for a workshop on bonds and bail.
Migori Governor Okoth Obado is tomorrow expected in court for a ruling on his application seeking to be released on bail.
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