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Garissa Governor Nathif Jama Flees to London in Lavish Taxpayer-Funded Trip to Escape Corruption


Garissa Governor Nathif Jama recently traveled to London on a trip that has garnered mixed reactions from the public. Some residents have expressed concerns about the cost of the trip, while others have defended the governor’s right to travel for business purposes.

According to a statement from the governor’s office, the trip was intended to “explore potential investment opportunities for Garissa County.” The statement added that the governor met with representatives from several British companies during the trip.

The exact duration and cost of the trip have not been made public. However, some local media outlets have reported that the governor was accompanied by a large delegation of county officials.

Some residents of Garissa have questioned the necessity of the trip, arguing that the governor could have met with potential investors virtually. Others have expressed concerns that the trip may have been a lavish vacation funded by taxpayers’ money.

Governor Jama has defended his decision to travel to London, stating that the trip was “essential” for attracting investment to Garissa County. He has also vowed to release a full report on the trip’s costs and outcomes in the near

The controversy surrounding Governor Jama’s trip highlights the importance of transparency and accountability in local government. Residents have a right to know how their tax dollars are being spent, and governors have a responsibility to ensure that their travel expenses are justified.

It remains to be seen whether Governor Jama’s trip to London will ultimately be successful in attracting investment to Garissa County. In the meantime, the controversy surrounding the trip is likely to continue.


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