Hospital Insurance Fund officials were arraigned in court yesterday over
corruption at the institution.
Geoffrey Mwangi, and Director of Finance, Wilbert Kurgat, got into trouble because
of text messages allegedly exchanged between them to deny investigators
documents relating to a multi-million shilling contract issued to Webtribe
Mwangi is said to have directed Mr. Kurgat not to
furnish investigators with the vouchers that NHIF used to pay Webtribe.
give those guys.”
of vouchers they took from your office.”
need to come to me,” a text message allegedly sent from Mwangi’s phone and
submitted before the court read.
allegedly replied with an “Ok”.
tell them you are looking for them, they give you time and they need to inform
me. Actually, tell them they took them,’’ another
text allegedly sent by Mwangi read.
The Kenyan DAILY