Babu Owino has received rare support from section of the Kikuyu community. Members of the same community held demonstrations against him after he called Uhuru Kenyatta a dog during a rally in Kawangware.
The controversial Embakasi East MP was arrested and remanded at Kileleshwa Police Station after the prosecution objected to his release on bail pending trial.
Prosecution charged the politician with subversion, offensive conduct and in the alternative that of incitement to violence by uttering words that were calculated to excite disaffection against the presidency.
Babu’s Kikuyu in-laws today September 27th 2017 held peaceful demonstrations from Central Park in the CBD to show their support for the MP.
The Embakasi East MP married his campus sweetheart Fridah Muthoni who is a Kikuyu. The two are blessed with a baby girl.