By Steve Mumbu.
Samburu Senator Steve Ltumbesi Lelegwe has been arrested, Narok Senator Ledama Olekina on Monday morning confirmed.
Through popular social media platform Twitter, the vocal ODM Party politician stated that Senator Ltumbesi was being transported to Maralal.
The Samburu senator was among the five mentioned by Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen on Sunday, August 16, when he claimed his colleagues in parliament were facing arrest by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) over their stand on the revenue sharing formula.
Sen. Steve Ltumbesi Lelegwe has been arrested! Enroute to Maralal so that he does not vote for the revenue formula pic.twitter.com/YjjNOLDZlV
— Sen. Ledama Olekina (@ledamalekina) August 17, 2020
On the night to Monday, More than 20 officers from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations also pit camp at the home of Bomet Senator Christopher Langat in a bid to arrest him for his stand on the formula.