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Kenya's Moses Wetangula 'assures' innocence

Kenya's foreign minister has stepped aside amid a growing scandal involving the alleged misuse of his ministry's funds for several land deals abroad.

Moses Wetangula, who maintains his innocence, made his announcement as MPs were set to vote on his suspension.

A parliamentary report recommended his removal until claims over deals for new embassies were fully investigated.

  • 27 Oct 2010
  • From the section Africa