Blogger Cyprian Nyakundi arrested on extortion claims

Controversial online blogger Cyprian Andama Nyakundi was, on Monday afternoon, arrested on claims of extortion.

Nyakindi was arrested at Westgate Mall in Westlands by DCI sleuths minutes after allegedly receiving a sh i million bribe.  The bribe was ostensibly given to facilitate the deletion of a media post he had posted on his website attacking a corporate facility.

According to the DCI, the money was a down payment of Ksh17.5 million they had earlier demanded as a precondition for pulling down libelous posts.

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