December 07, 2018- Former nominated Senator, Joy Adhiambo Gwendo, has
been slapped with a two year jail sentence by a Nairobi court.
million she stole from Kisumu East Cotton Growers
lawmaker had pleaded guilty to abuse of office charges and agreed
to refund the money in a plea bargaining agreement with DPP Noordin Haji.
to honor the plea bargain and will now cool her heels in jail for two years.
and issuing of bad cheques amounting to Sh1.3 million.
this year by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission’s officers before being
arraigned in court.
During her time as Senator, she was feisty and arrogant and at one point, she clobbered her PA for being a ‘mole’