Nandi County Governor Stephen Sang has suspended the Chief Officer in charge of finance and economic planning Mr. Henry Koech Maritim.
In a letter dated Monday 28th August, Governor Sang said Mr. Koech has also been suspended as the County Budget Officer with effect from Friday 25th August 2017.
Sang appointed the Chief Officer in charge of Devolution and Special Programmes Julius Koech to take over the Finance docket in acting capacity while Ms. Prisca Chepchirchir will takes over as the new County Budget Officer also in acting capacity.
In the changes made by Governor Sang also suspended the Principal Finance Officer Mr. Emanuel Wanjala and appointed Ms. Joyce Jepkoech Rotich to replace him in acting capacity.
The Head of Supply Chain Management Mr. Meshack Tankoi has also been suspended and his place taken by Mr. Wilson Kipchirchir Yebei in acting capacity.
The County boss said the changes are aimed at facilitating a special audit into the Financial status of the county government.
“Consequently the County Government of Nandi has requested the Office of the Auditor General to carry out an urgent Special Audit whose findings shall be made public,”added Sang.