3 ODM MPs summoned after calling for arrest of Moses Kuria
14 June 2016, 08:05
Nairobi - Three ODM MPs have been summoned by police to record statements over hate speech claims alongside three of their colleagues from Jubilee.
Inspector General of Police, Joseph Boinnet on Monday asked MPs Junet Mohammed (Suna West) Timothy Bosire (Kitutu Masaba) and Aisha Jumwa (Kilifi) to record a statement at the CID.
This came just hours after the three opposition MPs at a press briefing called for the arrest of their colleagues Moses Kuria (Gatundu South), Ferdinand Waititu (Kabete) and Kimani Ngunjiri (Bahati).
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The ODM lawmakers gave the police 24 hours to arrest the trio. It is at the press briefing that they allegedly spewed hate speech.
Kuria was quoted over the weekend calling for the assassination of Cord leader Raila Odinga. Waititu who was in the same meeting stated that all Luos should be circumcised.
Ngunjiri on the other hand on Saturday led hundreds of youth in storming a venue in Nakuru where Raila was meeting his supporters. He was quoted saying all Luos should leave Nakuru.
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