BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,19TH AUG 2017-Blogger Robert Alai has been arrested and is currently being detained at Kamukunji police station .The blogger was arrested on Mombasa Road for writing one of the stories considered sensitive.
According a police officer who spoke to UPESINEWS.CO.KE on condition of anonymity says the blogger has been at the station since Friday over the story touching on a prominent politician.
Central OCPD Robinson Thuku confirmed that Alai was booked by Special Crimes Prevention Unit.
His arrests has elicited mixed reactions across the social media platforms with majority of Kenyans asking for his release .Here are just a few:
The blogger said officers from the SCPU ordered him out of the car at gunpoint.
Days to the August 8 polls, Alai was said to be working for the ruling Jubilee Party and playing negativity for the opposition NASA.