On Tuesday 11, January 2021, Kitutu Chache MP Richard Onyonka presented himself before Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI) offices in Kisii county to pay the courtesy call of Kisii county criminal investigation officer Beatrice Kabaillah who had instructed him to report DCI officers in Nairobi.
MP Onyonka through his lawyers claimed to have not comprehend the allegations of been told to present himself before DCI offices. However, due to respect of the law, Onyonka stated that he respected the law as he’s a leader who abides to the law.
MP Onyonka stated to have not been given instructions to present himself before DCI headquarters in Nairobi and he can’t drive to Nairobi. He further claimed to wait for further and clear instructions before taking any move.
“The information you have heard is that I need to go to CID headquarters in Nairobi. The truth is that I have not been given those instructions. My instructions were that I come here. It looks like the DCI team here does not know how to handle my case. So I will wait for further instructions to decide because you cannot just get into a car and drive to Nairobi,” MP Onyonka affirmed
MP Onyonka who had accompanied with Dagoreti MP Simba Arati claimed to be law-abiding leaders and peaceful individuals. Onyonka presented himself before Kisii Central Police boss Peter Kimani to brief the allegations.
Dagoreti MP Simba Arati affirmed to go to DCI offices in Nairobi when required and indicated not to say sorry as stated by MP Onyonka as the allegations against him aren’t clear.
Arati further added that the case of Meru Senator Mithika Linturi is an individual case and can’t be compared with MP Onyonka’s allegations. He further indicated to carry their own cross if counterpart MP Richard Onyonka is found culpable of anything.
“If they are pursuing the case of Mithika Linturi, let them do it because he did it as an individual. But if my brother is found culpable of anything, we will carry our cross,” MP Simba Arati stated
The duo are eying for elective posts in Kisii county where Dagoreti MP Simba Arati is eying for gubernatorial seat and senatorial position for Kitutu Chache MP Richard Onyonka. They have been campaigning ahead of August election poll.
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