Kisii Deputy Governor Joash Maangi and South Mugirango MP Sylvanus Osoro have been arrested ahead of Simeon Nyachae’s funeral service. Maangi was arrested at Kisii High School while waiting for the arrival of Deputy President William Ruto while Osoro was arrested at Gusii Stadium.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is attending the ceremony as well as Ruto, ODM Party Leader Raila Odinga among other political leaders. The two were picked separately by officers from the DCI and driven to DCI offices in Kisii town for grilling.
In other news – Multi-sector committee on sound chemical management launched
The committee will be mandated to coordinate and implement policies, legislation and guidelines on chemicals and waste both at the national and county levels.
Speaking during the launch in Nairobi, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Dr Chris Kiptoo said the ministry intends to handle pollution and waste disposal in a competent and manageable way. Learn more