Aspiring Nyatike MP In Shooting Incident Released

Anyanga, who is running to unseat local MP Tom Odege in the elections, will face an attempted murder charge later today (Wednesday) at the Migori Law Courts.

Edick Anyanga, a former Nyatike MP has since been released on a ksh. 300,000 cash bail pending plea taking set for August 25.

Anyanga, who is running to unseat local MP Tom Odege in the elections, appeared at the Migori Law Courts.

He is accused of shooting Justus Ochieng, 35, on Saturday at around midnight, shortly after he left a nearby pub at Lwanda Konyango.

The victim and his friend Calvin Omondi were confronted by the suspect and his supporters for “going against his political ambition.

At his home on Saturday, police discovered a SIG SAUVER 2022 pistol with the serial number SP2022 and a magazine with 12 live 9mm rounds.