Jomvu MP threatens to sue Marwa over defamation

Jomvu MP Ali Mbadi Twalib PHOTO COURTESY

Mombasa,KENYA:Jomvu Member of Parliament Mbadi Ali Twalib has vowed to sue Coast Regional Coordinator Nelson Marwa over what he terms as defamation.

While speaking at Treasury square Mombasa on Wednesday, Twalib expressed disappointment at remarks made against him by the coast regional coordinator Nelson Marwa on Tuesday.

Marwa had ordered the  arrest the Mp yesterday  saying he incited a group of young men armed with machetes  who moved around to scare his opponent during ODM party primaries held on Saturday.

Twalib  dared the Coordinator to provide evidence against him saying he was out of the country at the United States of America on official business when the alleged incitement took place.

“I was out of the country at the time of elections I can provide evidence; this is my visa how can I walk around with machetes while in the USA?” Twalib posed.

Twalib further accused Marwa of being biased suggested he was working for the interests of the Jubilee government in the coast region.

“Marwa is probably working for Jubilee but I want to warn him that Coast is an ODM zone and we will not relent  til we unseat the current government.”Added Twalib.

Twalib is among the aspirants whom the RC ordered arrested alleging that they were funding goons with an intention of disrupting peace.Others mentioned were Nyali legislative aspirants Said Abdalla alias Saido and Ashraf Bayusuf.