Controller of Budget

CoB warns of graft surge in health, economic crises

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lewis Njoka @LewisNjoka A surge in corruption is expected to depress Kenya’s economy further worsening growth in 2021 on the […]

11 high-flying jobs that Kenyans fear applying for

Reading Time: 5 minutes The process of hiring a new Chief Justice, which started two weeks ago, has brought to the fore the emerging […]

Listen to warnings on piling public debt

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Controller of Budget has warned of a debt crisis if the country’s borrowing spree continues unabated. Margaret Nyakang’o warns […]

Counties must seal revenue loopholes

Reading Time: 2 minutes Governors and devolution stakeholders are excited with the proposition to increase the budgetary allocation to the devolved units from 15 […]

Proposals on business good for the economy

Reading Time: 2 minutes While most Kenyans see the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) as a political project, behind the facade are rafts of measures […]

Covid-19 fund audit unmasks deep rot

Reading Time: 2 minutes A report by the Controller of Budget showing county governments bought materials meant to protect communities and hospital workers from […]

Pressure mounts on governors over pandemic funds

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Senate has asked the Auditor-General to probe cash allocated to counties for the battle against Covid-19 pandemic. A similar […]

Governor Waiguru-MCAs budget stand-off continues

Reading Time: 2 minutes Githinji Mwangi Members of the Kirinyaga County Assembly have yet again voted to reject Governor Anne Waiguru’s 2020/21 budget. A […]

CoG, Controller of Budget to meet over fund delays

Reading Time: 2 minutes Eric Juma Governors are today set to meet the Controller of Budget over delayed disbursement of revenue which is threatening […]

Governors council, CoB tussle over access to funds

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Council of Governors and the Controller of Budget are engaged in a tussle, which has resulted in the latter […]