Eastleigh South Ward member of Nairobi County Assembly Nelson Masiga Marakalu at Milimani law court where he was charged with offence of incitement to violence and malicious damage to properties.
BY SAM ALFAN.
A member of Nairobi County Assembly has been charged with an offence of incitement to violence and malicious damage to properties.
The MCA for Eastleigh South Ward Nelson Masiga Marakalu appeared before senior principal magistrate Joyce Gathani, where he denied three counts of incitement, malicious damage to property and stealing.
The prosecution through Duncan Ondimu, told the court, that on January 2014 at Kiambu Chief Camp in Nairobi the accused uttered words’
” That they will not keep on talking of school issue because the government does not have a school, Kiragu must give us a school either Kiragu Wachai Primary school which at Kimabu or Gituamba area and the accused was going to reposes the same on January 27, 2014″
According to the prosecution the word as uttered by the accused meant that he was going to mobilize wanachi to invade the school of Kiaragu Waichahi an act calculated to destruction of the school.
Mr Ondimu said on January 27, 2014, the accused jointly with others unlawfully destroyed part of the perimeter wall and widow glasses which belonged to Kiragu Waichahi primary school.
The accused was further charged that on January 27, 2014, he stole various school equipment worth over Sh 3.4 million the property of Josphat Kiragu Waichahi.
The MCA denied all the accounts and was released on cash bail of Sh 200,000. he was given an alternative bond of Sh 2 million.
The court fixed the hearing of hi criminal case January 14, 2016.
The accused has been out on police bond as police were investigating the criminal case against him.