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- The SRC says the government has been caught between a rock and a hard place since it has to honour the contractual obligations but at the same time ensure there is value for money. - Last year, the Kenya Revenue Authority collected Sh1.58 trillion in taxes, which means that half of all the money raised by the taxman was consumed by salaries alone. Advertisement. ​ By PAUL WAFULA. By HILLARY KIMUYU. President Uhuru Kenyatta’s fight against corruption has had the unintended consequence of keeping hundreds of civil servants on the public payroll on half pay as the cases drag in court. Though it is not clear just how much taxpayers are spending to keep the suspended public officials on the pay... Full story

25 January