Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen has said the arrest of Dennis Itumbi was a ploy to divert attention from the investigations of the alleged plot to assassinate Deputy President William Ruto.
“Arrest of Itumbi is a strategy to divert attention from the La Mada meeting and plan,” Murkomen said
The lawmaker said the state should answer fundamental questions about the assassination claims reported by Ruto before investigating the alleged fake assassination letter.
Itumbi was arrested Wednesday by the Flying Squad at City Hall Nairobi where he operates from DP Ruto’s office as Secretary for Digital.
Itumbi has been arrested over alleged over alleged fake letter on plot to assassinate Ruto.