Saturday December 8, 2018-The Queens Counsel (QC), Khawar
Qureshi, has disclosed his strategy to stem corruption out Kenya once and for
in Naivasha, Qureshi, who has been contracted by the Director of Public
Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji to help him with the war on graft, gave a
compelling argument based on the UK experience on the effectiveness of lawful
seizure of unexplained assets to discourage grand corruption.
introduces new measures to tackle asset recovery and money laundering in the UK,
is however, not observed in Kenya, a situation DPP Haji confirmed
to address in the fight against corruption.
– an investigative tool to help law enforcement take action on corrupt
respondent’s known income is insufficient to obtain the asset.
acquired his assets if not the information is used in a separate civil
recovery of the assets.
among the corrupt and has impressed the DPP who promised to implement it here
in Kenya in the ongoing war against corruption.