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    KRA staff to wear cameras in war against kickbacks

    Economy KRA staff to wear cameras in war against kickbacks Wednesday June 22 2022 Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Commissioner-General Githii Mburu. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) workers will start body-worn cameras in the latest bid to curb tax cheating and crack down on staff bribery that abets duty evasion. The cameras, popularly known as bodycams, will be used mainly by staff who work in the domestic tax department and customs and border control in the latest effort by authorities to fight corruption. Some KRA staff have been accused of helping to fraudulently clear cargo and alter tax returns to help people dodge duty payments. This has seen…