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IG Boinnet orders immediate arrest of DP Ruto’s pilot

By Patel Okumu | Published Tue, February 23rd 2016 at 09:37, Updated February 23rd 2016 at 17:39 GMT +3

Nairobi, Kenya: The Deputy President William Ruto through his spokesman David Mugonyi said he was made aware Tuesday morning of an incident of an altercation between a pilot hired to take him to Ndunyu Njeru, Nyandarua County on Sunday and a police officer.

‘The Deputy President has asked the police to take immediate action. The Deputy President respects our hardworking police officers who put in a lot of hours to secure our environment and country.’ Read part of the statement sent to newsrooms.  The DP said the incident is unacceptable, regrettable and the police have been asked to investigate the unbecoming behavior of the pilot.

The Inspector General of police Boinnet has also ordered for the immediate arrest and prosecution of the  pilot.

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