Nandi Senator arrested

Nandi Senator arrested

Senator for Nandi Samson Cherargei has been arrested by detectives from the Directorate of criminal Investigations –DCI over what it is believed to be hate speech utterances at Kilibwoni primary school on August 17th 2019.

Samson is accused of going against section 62-1of the National Cohesion and Integration Act as well as incitement to violence contrary to section 96-a of the penalty code.

According to the DCI the County senator is expected to be arraigned in court to face charges of ethnic incitement.

By Akivaga Sally