Victory for Wanjigi as court stops his arrest

Victory for Wanjigi as court stops his arrest

BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,17TH OCT 2017-Businessman Jimi Wanjigi can breadth easy after the High Court  stopped his  intended arrest  ranting him an anticipatory bail of Sh50,000.

Wanjigi denied any knowlege of weapons found on Monday morning in palatial house in Malindi claimed to belong to him.

In his orders, Justice Chacha Mwita directed that Wanjigi should not be harassed until Thursday this week when the suit he has filed under a certificate of urgency will be heard inter-partes.

In his suit papers, the businessman denied knowledge of the cache of firearms recovered at a villa in Malindi claiming they do not belong to him.

The businessman testified that the events have been orchestrated to embarrass him and thereby settle political scores.

Police have further been restrained from breaking and damaging his property in anyway. But the court has not stopped a search into his businesses or property.

Under a certificate of urgency, the couple also wants Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet held personally liable for destruction of their property in the the ongoing raid on their Muthaiga estate.

Wanjigi who is been represented by lawyers from Murumba and Awele advocates, has faulted the forceful entry into their home and destruction of property worth millions of shillings.

 

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