MP Didmus Barasa Arrested

  • Kimilili Member of Parliament Didmus Barasa has been arrested.

    Barasa was picked by police officers at the dawn of Monday, August 2 at his Kimilili home over assault claims.

    Speaking to on phone, Kimilili OCPD Lawrence Marao, said that the first-time legislator would be charged with assault causing grievous harm after a video of him allegedly slapping a contractor following a disagreement emerged online.

    Police Station
    Police Station

    “Yes, he has been arrested. He is expected to be arraigned this morning for plea taking,” Marao told

    The OCPD noted that the MP will be arraigned Monday morning.

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