Babu Owino was arrested yesterday nigh and charged with assault.

Kilimani DCI boss says that Owino caused bodily harm to his rival Mike Jacobs last March.

 

Babu and an unidentified friend were caught on camera slapping a hapless Jacobs in a video that went viral on social media.

Mike Jacobs

Last month, Owino won the Sonu chairmanship in a bitterly contested elections, whose results were disputed by his opponents leading to widespread protests.