Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga’s bodyguard Maurice Ogeta has been abducted by unknown people in plain clothes.
Confirming the news was Raila Odinga’s communication director Phillip Etale who said that the unknown people are believed to be police officers and have taken him to a unknown location.
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“Unknown people in plain clothes suspected to be police officers from the DCI have abducted Raila Odinga’s bodyguard Maurice Ogeta while driving to work, bundled in him in the car boot and driven away with him to unknown destination. His whereabouts remain unknown,” said Etale
Also arrested by the police is Makadara MP George Aladwa who was arrested on Tuesday evening near Kilimani area after jetting in from Mombasa.
According to Etale, Aladwa had attended a meeting with Kenya Rural Roads Authority before his arrest after landing in Nairobi.
“Makadara MP George Aladwa was arrested last evening near Kilimani area moments after jetting into the City from Mombasa where he and other MPs from Nairobi had been attending a meeting with KeRRA. His whereabouts remain unknown,” said Etale
The news comes hours after Embakasi East MP Babu Owino was arrested at JKIA shortly after his arrival from Mombasa.
Babu Owino is among prominent members of Azimio who have had their security withdrawn ahead of the planned protest in the countries.
Others who have had their security withdrawn is Mama Ngina Kenyatta, Governor Gladys Wanga and Anyang’ Nyong’o of Homabay and Kisumu respectively.