6 days ago
Three members of Wajir County Assembly have been arrested and are being held are under police custody in Wajir Police station after being arrested by criminal investigations officers. Several members of the county assembly stormed Wajir police station and unsuccessfully demanded for their release. Criminal Investigations officers arrested Hadado ward member of assembly Shale Bule, Abdi Aden of Wagalla and Osman Muktar of Arbajan ward from their offices.The arrest is being linked to chaos that erupted in the county assembly for the last two days after differences emerged between the members and the speaker. The members are accusing the speaker of being behind the arrest of the three. For the past two days there have been sharp differences in the county assembly between the members and the speaker over the membership of the county assembly service board.