Likoni OCPD Jane Munywoki and Nyandarua West Deputy OCPD Ephraim Karani were on Thursday arrested for allegedly demanding a Ksh500,000 bribe.
“Munywoki and Karani were arrested following conclusion of investigation into alleged demand of a 500,000 shillings bribe by the police bosses.
Munywoki and Karani allegedly demanded for half a million bribe while serving in South Kinangop, Nyandarua County as Officer Commanding Police Division (OCPD) and District Administration Police Commander (DAPC), respectively, according to detectives.
“They demanded the bribe as inducement to effect an eviction order that was validly issued by a Law Court against illegal occupants of a private property.”
On February 10, the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions confirmed the completion of the investigations giving a green light for the arrest and arraignment of Munywoki and Karani.
“The two will be arraigned at the Nyahururu Anti-Corruption Court on Tuesday, March, 2, 2021” said the detectives.