Court grants Kaikai, Madowo and Mijungu anticipatory bond
The High Court has barred police from arresting ntv's general manager Linus Kaikai and journalists Larry Madowo and Kenneth Mijungu. Justice Luka Kimaru granted the three, anticipatory bail of 100,000 shillings each, but directed them to present themselves with their lawyers at the dci headquarters on monday at 2 pm, to assist with investigations.
The three had moved to court to stop the government from arresting them and prosecuting them over the swearing in of nasa leader Raila Odinga.
They said police had practically laid siege outside nation centre, immediately after interior cabinet secretary Fred Matiangi's announcement that police were investigating the role of some elements in the media who participated in an attempt to overthrow the government.
the three ntv journalists maintain they have not committed any offense, an had performed their duties diligently in conformity with the law as well as the principles of ethical journalism.