The Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja was released after spending the night in police custody, police revealed he was among those found drinking at a popular bar in Kilimani, Nairobi.
Kenyans woke up to sad news as reports went viral that Nairobi senator Johnson Sakaja had been arrested for violating curfew rules amidst the deadly Covid-19 pandemic.
When Sakaja was arrested he declined to leave the police cell but threatened, despite of being given a free bond to transfer all policemen within 24 hours for ashaming him during his arrest.
Sakaja was caught alongside other friends drunk at Dennis Pritt Road Club at around 1:00pm and he was accused for trying to resist arrest by the cops.
“And tested Covid-19 negative. Just let me leave. You can’t keep them that long in the cold,” Fred Oyoo
Nairobi Senator intimidated the police men who tried to arrest as he warned them that he will take action against them for going against his drinking hobby.
The Senate asserted that he had lost his phone as policemen locked him in the police cell at Kilimani for breaking the curfew rules.
“You know me, I have been drinking for 10 years, ” Nairobi Senator Sakaja spoke to one of his friends who they had been arrested with.
Sakaja’s arrested attracted reactions from the social media as Kenyans condemned him for breaking the law that he is supposed to be at the fore-front protecting.
Law Society of Kenya President asserted, “A confirmation that even lawmakers know that this law bad.”