Aisha Jumwa released on bail
Malindi Member of Parliament AishA Jumwa was released on Thursday morning by a Mombasa Court.
The embattled legislator who was arrested alongside her bodyguard Geoffrey Otieno were released on a cash bail of Ksh 500,000 or Ksh 1 million bond.
Court dismissed the prosecution request to have the two detained for 21 days to have the investigations completed.
Jumwa was arrested on Wednesday morning after it was alleged that she was involved in the scuffle with Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party supporters in Ganda Ward, Malindi Constituency, Kilifi County where a by-election is due.
The incidence happened at the home of Reuben Katana who is eyeing the post in an ODM ticket. He was meeting his agents and plan for the big day that is due tomorrow, 17th October.