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MP On The Spot For Allegedly Bribing Bodaboda Riders To Attack Nairobi MCA While In Her Officer

A Nairobi Member of County Assembly Waithera Chege, who is also the Deputy Majority whip has claimed that her life is in danger after an attack by three boda boda riders.

According to reports by a local publication, Waithera wrote to Nairobi regional police commander, James Mugera, about the matter and asked for protection linking the attack to some senior politicians eyeing her deputy majority whip docket.

She stated "I have been living in fear since mid-April after the UDA nominations,"

She added "Three boda boda riders tracked me to my South B office and even tried to attack me in broad daylight,"

Waithera explained "They entered my office by force. Luckily there was someone around who was armed and he managed to scare them off. Two riders fell down and they were intercepted,"

The MCA said that the two riders were arrested after the incident but later released in unclear circumstances.

Waithera said that after the two riders were released, they recorded a video claiming that a sitting MP bribed them and stated that they are untouchables.

She stated that there has been infightings at the Nairobi County Assembly for years something malicious politicians could take advantage of.

The matter was booked at the Hazina police station.

The case of the Nairobi South MCA is a matter that is now under police investigations.

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