By Muthui Mkenya
Exposed: Tourism CS Balala to be Grilled by FBI in New york over links with Drug Barons network-Akasha brothers
Najib Balala the current Kenyan Cabinet Secretary for Tourism has agreed to travel to New york (voluntarily offered) to present himself for an informal interview/questioning session with the DEA team handling Akasha bribery case. The minister is said to have even offered to appear before DEA without legal counsel Saying he has nothing to fear or hide.
He is one of ten high profile kenyan targets sought over links to the Akasha drug barons, Baktash Akasha and his brother Ibrahim Akasha.
The US Department of Justice is investigating Balala and others over allegations of taking bribes from the notorious Akasha drug family.
According to reports by the Daily Nation, other officials on the US wanted list are an outspoken Rift Valley MP, a prosecutor, two High Court judges, two magistrates, and a senior criminal investigations officer.