Akasha sons charged in court for fighting in public


Mombasa, KENYA: The three sons of slain drug baron Ibrahim Akasha and a foreigner on Friday were charged in a Mombasa court for allegedly fighting in public.

Baktash Akasha, Ibrahim Akasha, Abbdulsalam Akasha and Vijagiri Goswami allegedly fought tycoon Ali Punjani on the night of 31st December 2016.

The incident occurred at Rahjan bar and restaurant in Kisauni area within Mombasa County.

All the four accused persons pleaded not guilty before Mombasa Senior Principal Magistrate Henry Nyakweba.

Mr. Nyakweba released them on a cash bail of sh.20,000 each and case set for hearing on 3rd April.

Baktash, Ibrahim and Goswami are currently facing an  extradition case to the US court; on drug trafficking charges.

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