Justice Isaac Lenaola who has restrained Laikipia East Member of Parliament Anthony Kimaru Mutahi from interfering with suit property owned a businessman Stuart Richard Cunningham located in Nanyuki County.
BY SAM ALFAN.
Laikipia East Member of Parliament Anthony Kimaru Mutahi has been restrained from interfering property owned by a businessman Stuart Richard Cunningham located in Nanyuki County.
Justice Lenaola issued the restraining following an urgent application by the businessman claiming to have been attack by the MP and his agents on 3 October 2015.
The judge said that pending the hearing of the application, the MP should keep off the property registered under L’R No 10422/13 belonging to the businessman.
Justice Lenaola further ordered OSC and OCP Nyanyuki should provide maximum security to the applicant to make sure reinforcement of the court orders.
The trader through his lawyer Margrate Shava, told the court that the MP is in contempt of court having disobeyed an order issued on 7 October 2015, saying the police have openly refused to ensure compliance of the order.
“The applicant and his family, employees and representative are being and have been physically threatened by the the hooligans led by the MP” the lawyer told the court.
The subject land is on the the Nanyuki road opposite British Army training units, which the applicant bought from late James Le Poer Trench in 1994.
“It’s only just and fair that the family of the applicant are given protection because is real danger given that MP has taken law into hands and police are doing nothing over the incident” said lawyer.
She said that MP openly wants to grab the suit property and taking advance of the death Mr Trench.