Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria has finally been arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman at the Royal Media Service premises.
The outspoken legislature was picked by DCI officers at Westlands area on Friday morning and driven to Kilimani Police station to record a statement in regards to the incident that happened right inside the Inoro Fm studios.
Hon Kuria, who is known for different controversies, was accused of assaulting a woman during a morning show on the December 8,2019. According to the alleged victim, identified as Joyce Wanja, Hon Kuria had punched her after the woman challenged him over alleged foul language at a children’s function in Kiambu . In a viral video posted on social media, the woman further accused the police of remaining adamant to take action against the legislature even after she reported the assault case.
The short video had elicited mixed reactions from Kenyans with majority calling for the arrest of the legislature. Under the #ArrestKuria, Kenyans had wondered why the police had not taken action on Hon Kuria since the incident was reported.