Starehe MP, Charles Kanyi alias Jaguar has been released on a cash bail of Ksh. 500,000.
Jaguar was last week arrested after he was accused of incitement to violence against foreign traders.
He had threatened to gather a team of young men and women to round up foreigners operating in sections of the City.
Despite his release, Jaguar will still have to face the full force of the law as the hearing of his case has been scheduled for 4th September 2019.
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Jaguar led Kamukunji residents together with other leaders in demonstrating against the foreigners. He said he was giving a 24hour ultimatum to the government to act failure to which he will lead the deportation exercise.
“If there are competitions from the Chinese nationals, then there will be no business for you people. Recently we witnessed Matiang’i claiming he had only deported only six Chinese nationals yet we have hundreds in here. We are giving the government 24-hour ultimatum to deport them failure to which I will lead the locals in storming their shops and ejecting them” threatened Jaguar.