in

KRA Freezes FKF Bank Accounts Over Ksh44 Million Tax Arrears

Nick Mwendwa, FKF President
Nick Mwendwa, FKF President

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has frozen Football Kenya Federation (FKF) bank accounts over Ksh 44million tax arrears.

The amount was accrued during the past regime led by Sam Nyamweya.

“It’s true for the past four months FKF bank accounts have remained frozen. It is not Nick Mwendwa’s fault because he inherited the mess from Sam Nyamweya’s administration,” a source close to Kandanda House told Kahawa Tungu.

Nick was elected president of the federation in 2016, inheriting a debt riddled body that was almost run down by Nyamweya, according to sources inside FKF.

The current situation has crippled their operations and for months they have not been able to pay salaries for members of staff.

Read: Wanyama Summoned For Harambee Stars Duty, Again

“Nick has been using his personal resources to run the federation. He had to dig deep into his pockets to finance Harambee Stars preparations for the Afcon qualifier against Ghana.”

FKF now wants to negotiate with KRA on a settlement.

Meanwhile, they will have to source for funds to prepare Stars for next month’s back to back qualifiers against Ethiopia in Bahirdar and Nairobi.

Do you have a story you want told? Do you know of a sensitive story you would like us to get our hands on? Email your news TIPS to news@kahawatungu.com Also WhatsApp 0708677607 with your news tips

Written by Bonface Osano

Communication And Media Student. Sports Writer.

Email: news@kahawatungu.com

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Eva Buyu

David Musila, Norman Magaya And Msando’s Widow Eva Buyu Land Government Jobs

Aubameyang

Aubameyang Slams Gabon FA For Forcing Sick Dad Take Coaching Job