Kisii County strongly defends its officer allegedly caught on Camera soliciting for a bribe

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Kisii County Government enforcement Officer allegedly caught on Camera soliciting for a bribe from a car owner seeking for a parking lot.
Kisii County Government enforcement Officer allegedly caught on Camera soliciting for a bribe from a car owner seeking for a parking lot.

The County Government of Kisii has strongly defended its enforcement officer who was caught on camera allegedly soliciting a sh 5,000 bribe from a car owner.

In a statement released on Tuesday, the County said the video is malicious which clearly exhibits individuals who were on a victimization mission as they tried to tease, lure and coerce the officer to take the bribe.

“A keen observation of the video clearly exhibits individuals who were on a victimization mission as they tried to tease, lure and coerce the officer to take the bribe even as he insisted to take them to office for formal payment,” Read the statement.

The officer is said to have forcefully jumped into a car which was on its way sourcing for a parking lot before the bribe engagement ensued.

However the County has affirmed that it does not accept or tolerate any form of indiscipline or accept such behaviors that hinder revenue collections.

“As a government we don’t accept or tolerate any form of indiscipline or accept such behaviors that hinder revenue collections. As the county we will instigates necessary actions to unravel the incident and take action,”

It has asked members of public of goodwill to report such twofold behavior to the County Government and other relevant authorities promised to unravel the video and take necessary actions.

“We urge members of public of goodwill to report such twofold behavior to the County Government and other relevant authorities and be ambassadors of good leadership to help curb revenue loss that mostly is propagated by rogue members of public who seek shortcuts whenever they are caught on the wrong side of the law,”