Keroche breweries industry boss Tabitha Karanja and her
husband Joseph Karanja were on Friday morning released on a Ksh10 million cash
The two were arrested on Thursday by the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) officers in Naivasha, remained guests to the states until Friday morning when they
In Kenya, Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is charged with the
responsibility of collecting revenue on behalf of the Government of Kenya.
However, in the wake of crackdown on tax evasion in the country, KRA issued a statement on Thursday about the ‘tax evasion’ with key notes
Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has
ordered the immediate arrest of Keroche Breweries CEO Tabitha Karanja.
Haji also ordered the arrest of Tabitha's husband, Joseph
Karanja, who is also a director at the alcohol manufacturer.
The DPP said Keroche industries are wanted over tax fraud after their
Keroche Breweries Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tabitha
Karanja has rubbished allegations of evading taxes amounting to Ksh.14.4
billion, accusing the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) of
“harassment and intimidation.”
This comes after DPP Noordin Haji order of arrest of the
Keroche Breweries boss and her husband Joseph
Keroche CEO Tabitha Karanja has been arrested by the DCI
detectives at the breweries' premises in Naivasha.
KRA officials and DCI detectives had camped at the premises
for the better part of Thursday morning following her arrest order by DPP
Karanja was arrested alongside her husband Joseph Karanja