MERCEDES BENZ DAMAGED

Echesa, Mumias OCS in brawl over woman at night club

Munyendo also alleges that he lost Sh77,000 during the incident.

In Summary

• According to a police report, Echesa was involved in the brawl at Jose Lounge and Grill in Mumias involving the area’s Officer Commanding Station.

• It was reported by Rajab Munyendo that while they were drinking, someone touched a woman who was in the company of the OCS inappropriately.

Rashid Echesa when he appeared in court in connection with another offence.
Rashid Echesa when he appeared in court in connection with another offence.
Image: ENOS TECHE

Former Sports Cabinet Secretary Rashid Echesa was on Thursday involved in a brawl over a woman in Mumias East sub county.

According to a police report, Echesa was involved in the brawl at Jose Lounge and Grill in Mumias involving the area’s Officer Commanding Station.

It was reported by Rajab Munyendo that while they were drinking, someone touched a woman who was in the company of the OCS inappropriately.

This act led to a brawl between the two groups.

During the commotion, Munyendo's Mercedes-Benz which is white in colour was maliciously damaged by the OCS.

Munyendo also alleges that he lost Sh77,000 during the incident.

Police are investigating the incident.

Echesa has in the past been charged with conspiracy to commit a felony.

He is accused of conspiring to make a document with intent to defraud in the multibillion-shilling fake arms deal.

The former CS has been charged alongside Daniel Omondi alias General Juma, Clifford Onyango, Chrispine Oduor and Kennedy Mboya with six counts of making a false document.

They are also alleged to have obtained Sh11.5 million from Kozlowski Stanley Bruno by purporting that they would award him a tender to supply military equipment.

Edited by D Tarus