It is estimated the country looses approximately 270 billion annually. A sum that the economists say is enough to fund the free primary education for an estimated 18 years. An amount that, if well utilised, could buy anti-HIV, malaria and tuberculosis drugs for 10 years.
Money that can be used to dig 135 million boreholes taking into account that one borehole would cost Sh 2 Million to dig.
Considering that the punishment of economic crime is life in prison, should corruption be classified as and economic crime? Will it reduce, if not avert, the vice? And where would the country be if the levels of corruption reduced by 60%?