Likoni MCA arrested over causing chaos


Mombasa,KENYA:Police in Likoni,Mombasa have arrested Timbwani MCA Tom Ogalo for causing chaos at the IEBC offices.

Police said the suspect had earlier ferried criminal gangs to the IEBC offices in Likoni trying to eject the officials in what police said they are yet to know the motive.

Likoni police chief Willy Simba confirmed to Baraka FM that the suspect was in police custody and was being interrogated.

The MCA lost the ODM ticket for Timbwani seat during the recent nominations and he opted to vie as an independent candidate .

Police sources say the youths who were with the politician fled after seeing the officers.

“We are interrogating him following chaos he caused at IEBC offices in Likoni, he is currently being questioned and as soon as investigations are over we will communicate ,” Mr Simba said.

The arrest comes a day after security bosses in the sub county issued a stern warning to all politicians to keep off from hate speech.