Based on the report published by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC), Eighty-five per cent of their respondents stated that , corruption, poor service delivery, tribalism, shoddy implementation of projects and embezzlement of funds seems uncontrollable in these Kenyan counties.
Garissa topped the most corrupt county governments followed by Kisii, Nyamira, Narok etcetera.
While public officers in Nandi, Kericho and Machakos were perceived to be the least corrupt.
Below is the full list of the top 10 most corrupt counties in Kenya.
1. Garrisa County
Garissa County is in the former North Eastern Province of Kenya. The county was ranked number one corrupt county in Kenya.
The County is most known for Garissa town which has been bestowed the title of the safest town in Eastern and Central Africa. Its capital town is Garissa.
Garissa County has a total population of 623,060. A male population of 334,939 and a female population of 288,121 (census 2009).
2. Kisii County
The second most corrupt county is Kisii County, one of the forty seven Counties of Kenya. It shares common borders with Nyamira County to the North East, Narok County to the South and Homabay and Migori Counties to the West.
The County lies between latitude 00 30’ and 100 South and longitude 340 38’ and 350 East. It covers an area of 1,302km2, a population of 1,152,282 people as per the 2009 census.