Bomet OCPD Abel Sande has been transfered to Marsabit in the same capacity, Mr Samson Rukungu is the new OCPD. The transfer comes barely two weeks after a police officer lobed tear gas canister on governor Ruto causing grivious bodly harm that saw him refered to a South African hospital for speciliased treatment.
Governor Ruto blamed DP Ruto saying he had given orders via the county commissioner to harrass him.
Meanwhile Bomet County Commissioner Benard Lebarmarai is said to have received a transfer letter to Nyeri, according to reliable sources Lebarmarai was allowed to clear all matters he was handling before he proceeds to his new destination.
Mr Lebarmarai’s transfer to Nyeri County comes barely two after after Governor Isaac Ruto’s supporters staged massive protests in several towns within the five sub-counties demanding removal his transfer who they blamed for the incident at Silbwet.
The angry residents paralysed business in Sigor in Chepalungu, Mogogosiek in Konoin and Ndanai in Sotik for the better part of Wednesday as they pressed the national government to transfer the official.
The protesters who were carrying placards condemned security officers who they said failed in their primary duty of securing the public.
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