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EXPOSED: Arati sents 740 workers Jobless, Freezes their salaries
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EXPOSED: Arati sents 740 workers Jobless, Freezes their salaries

The Kisii County government has taken a decisive step by suspending salary payments for 740 employees who failed to participate in a recent headcount exercise. According to county officials, the move aims to address concerns about ghost workers allegedly draining the county’s budget through unauthorized salaries and allowances. Governor Simba Arati led the comprehensive audit, designed to identify and eliminate fictitious employees from the county’s payroll. However, some of the affected workers have raised objections, claiming that they did participate in the headcount and reported to their workstations as required. The impact of this suspension is significant, affecting 397 employees in the Health Department, which includes medical consultants, doctors, clinical officers, and other...