- Ms Karoney also announced that all officials in the 66 land registries nationwide will be reshuffled in a bid to enhance service delivery.
- Outgoing County Police Commander Bernard Muli said 80 percent of the murder cases in the region are land related.
The National Land Commission has revoked 10 title deeds that were fraudulently acquired in Kisii County.
This follows a public land audit by the commission last year that showed that at least 600 parcels of public land had exchanged hands fraudulently in Kisii Town.
During a courtesy call to Governor James Ongwae on Friday, Lands Cabinet Secretary Farida Karoney said there will be more revocations in the coming days.
Ms Karoney also announced that all officials in the 66 land registries nationwide will be reshuffled in a bid to enhance service delivery.
"I am embarrassed that my ministry is famous for all the wrong reasons ranging from missing files, fake seals and title deeds. How do files manage to walk out of registries yet they have no legs?" she wondered.
Ms Karoney said her ministry is setting up a special legal team to identify the roles of the national and county governments on matters survey.
This is after Governor Ongwae said the departments of survey and valuation were not collaborating with his administration, hence jeopardising service delivery.
Ms Karoney said they are awaiting a gazette notice from the NLC on the cancelled titles for further action.