A Nairobi court has granted the wish of four Chinese in a viral video to have them deported.
The decision that was passed on Wednesday, 26th February will be in line with CS Dr. Fred Matiang’ i order on the same.
A day before the four had requested the court to have them deported back to China.
- CS Fred Matiang’i orders deportation of four Chinese
- Court detains four Chinese nationals for three days
- Four Chinese nationals arrested for assaulting Kenyan waiter
The four namely Deng Hailan, Chang Yueping, Ou Qiang and Yu Ling made headlines following a viral video of Deng canning a Kenyan worker.
The government ordered a probe into the incident following a public outcry.
A sweep at the restaurant the four manage, found them lacking the legal documents to be in the country.
The detectives also sought to have statements from the victims to compile enough evidence to prosecute them.
Speaking following the video, COTU Secretary-General Francis Atwoli praised CS Matiang’i for ordering their deportation.
He also urged Kenyans not to stand such punishments even when they are in dare need of employment.
Atwoli called on strict measures to control and track Chinese nationals in the country.