Secretary of Digital Media at State House Dennis Itumbi at the Milimani Law Courts yesterday. [Edward Kiplimo, Standard]
Itumbi had been held for five days over alleged connection with the authorship of a letter purportedly exposing discussions on a plot to assassinate DP William Ruto. [Edward Kiplimo, Standard]
The State requested that he be held for another nine days to complete their probe, a request that the court denied, releasing him on Sh100,000 cash bail. [Edward Kiplimo, Standard]
Dennis Itumbi arrived before Milimani Senior Resident Magistrate Zainab Abdul clutching ‘When breath becomes air’ by Paul Kalanithi. [Edward Kiplimo, Standard]
DPP Noordin Haji through assistant DPP James Machirah told the court they needed to record his statement, scrutinise his mobile phone and record statements from 256 Tangatanga Whatsapp group members.