Home Counties Senate asked to probe loss of county’s Sh1.6bn Wednesday February 10 2016 email print Senate's Public Accounts Committee chairman Dr Boni Khalwale. Vihiga Senator George Khaniri has urged the Senate's committee to probe alleged loss of county funds amounting Sh1.6 billion. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA GROUP In Summary 12 Vihiga MCAs and more than 1,000 residents signed petition to persuade Senate investigate county's executive accounts. Petitioner's want Senate's Public Accounts Committee to probe the alleged loss of Sh1.6 billion. Petitioners allege the county Emergency Fund was used to make irregular payments. Advertisement By DERRICK LUVEGA More by this Author email print Related Stories Sun Jan 24 01:59:00 EAT 2016 Raila says Nyaoga, Odhiambo not guilty of funds scam Mr Odinga, challenged Mr Tobiko’s office to get to the bottom of the matter. Wed Jan 27 01:59:00 EAT 2016 County borders not our job, says elections chief Sun Jan 31 01:59:00 EAT 2016 Mudavadi targets 80,000 in voter registration drive Thu Feb 04 11:22:19 EAT 2016 Low cost county road plans hit by quality concerns Sun Feb 07 01:57:00 EAT 2016 Cord plans joint nominations in 2017 In the headlines The transformation of Ababu and Karua Once some of the fiercest critics of Uhuru and Ruto, LPK and Narc-Kenya leaders are now in Election 2017: Who will be president? Some are career politicians, others are teachers, one recently returned from the US, and another Prosecutors want Boniface Mwangi arrested Ex-Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies The rise and fall of Noriega May, Corbyn clash over Brexit Waiguru seeks to block lifestyle audit JUST BRENDA: My girlfriend can't cook, help!