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Billionaire Businessman Jimi Wanjigi Arrested

Billionaire businessman Jimi Wanjigi has been arrested following a warrant of arrest issued by manner of a Nairobi Magistrates courtroom docket on Tuesday.

The arrest got here after an hour-long standoff at his places of work along widespread Mathenge drive in Westlands, Nairobi that observed antiterrorism Police Unit (APTU) officers damage into one of the buildings at the premises to get hold of Wanjigi.

The businessman is expected to be taken in for thinking in advance than being arraigned.

In line with a couple of evaluations, Wanjigi is stated to have sought secure haven in his workplace’s bunker all through the incident in a circulate that saved the sleuths at bay, after receiving phrase of the deliberate raid.

The heavily armed officials but broke into the workplaces and arrested Wanjigi and other human beings.

Tuesday's raid changed into preceded through another siege at Wanjigi's workplaces on Monday night time via DCI detectives

At round nine.30pm numerous armed officers arrived at the Kwacha group of businesses and demanded to take Wanjigi in for questioning. They were but not successful prompting extra reinforcement to be deployed on Tuesday morning.

On Tuesday afternoon, a Nairobi courtroom docket issued a warrant of arrest for Wanjigi over alleged conspiracy to dedicate a prison and forgery of a name deed.

The businessman has claimed that the raid on his offices become politically coordinated due to his political stand and more so, remarks he made over the weekend wherein he castigated ODM leader Odinga accusing him of dishonesty. 

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