The Higher Courtroom in Nairobi has issued orders quickly halting the life style audits on employees of Kenya Electricity, pending the hearing of a situation filed by the Kenya Electrical Trade and Allied Employees Union (Ketawu).
Kenya Power had on Thursday instructed all personnel to give personal specifics to a staff shaped to undertake an audit on their lifestyles and flag any curious or unexplained prosperity.
The personnel experienced been specified up to tomorrow (Monday) to post particulars on their prosperity and details of their quick loved ones associates. The workforce were also essential to give facts of their organizations that have experienced dealings with Kenya Ability.
Milimani Business Court docket Justice Maureen Onyango on Friday suspended the vetting workout by Kenya Ability.
“Pending the listening to of the application inter partes, a conservatory buy be and is hereby issued restraining the respondent (Kenya Ability) whether by alone, its servants and or brokers or whomsoever is acting on its behalf from utilizing the circular dated November 18, 2021,” the decide mentioned.
The court docket also directed Kenya Energy to file a reaction to the application by Ketawu opposing the vetting course of action by December 7.
Between the specifics that Kenya Energy was looking for from its workforce include things like the residence of the workers and irrespective of whether they own the residence or are at this time renting, identification particulars of their relatives customers which include partner, kids and mothers and fathers as nicely as their close business enterprise associates.
The personnel associates have been also questioned to post aspects of their organizations and all those of their up coming of kin, a listing of their assets like assets and cars and six-thirty day period lender statements – their very own as well as that of their husband or wife.
“All team associates are hereby notified and urgently expected to give the details shown herein… in sealed envelopes dealt with to ‘Head of KPLC Vetting Team’… to be received at the sixth floor boardroom, Stima Plaza, by close of firms Monday November 22, 2021,” claimed the…