Am being targeted because am Raila’s brother: Oburu Odinga

Member of the East Africa Legislative Dr. Oburu Oginga has accused the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) for maliciously targeting him.

While addressing the press on Sunday, Dr. Oburu said that the only evil he has done is being former Prime Minister brother.

“This is political hogwash; they (EACC) are singling me out because I am the brother of Raila. It is not my mistake to be Raila’s brother, I did not apply to be one. Neither Raila nor me need the parcel of land.” Oburu said.

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Dr. Oburu addressing press

Oburu defended self saying he acquired the Kenya Railway land using the right procedure. He challenged the government to refund back the money he used to get the parcel of land.

“I must state that at no time have I illegally acquired land in the country…I don’t know how I acquired government land irregularly in 2001.

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Oburu in past event

“I acquired the plot like any other Kenyan acquires a plot, I paid government and if the government wants it for any other commission then it should have refunded me the monies I paid for the plot.'” He insisted.

A court on Friday gave a go a head to reposes Kenya Railways Land being owned by Oburu saying he acquired the land using fraudulent means.


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