Controversial Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has finally secured release on a bail term of 10 million.The legislator was accused of shooting Felix Orinda alias DJ Evolve.
Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi, in a special ruling, issued a directive that the bail amount be settled in four equal monthly instalments f 2.5 million.
The legislator will be freed upon paying the first installment of 2.5 million.
Magistrate Andayi indicated that the amounts will be chanelled to DJ Evolve’s medical bills with the remaining amount serving as bail.
Babu Owino was dealt a blow after being barred from any forms of narcotics or alcohol.
Their plea to the court is that if the same is granted, other protective measures should be instituted to ensure the security of the victim, family and also to safeguard against witness interferenceStatement by the DJ’s family read by the prosecution
Babu Owino is answering charges of attempted murder and disturbing public order while brandishing a pistol at Nairobi based B Club where he shot the DJ.
Felix Orinda voiced concerns of his safety while being interviewed by the prosecution lawyers in hospital.
I am tired, I am in pain and am traumatised. I don’t want to talk and I cannot fathom anything. I have not slept for days because I am scared of my life and futureThe DJ’s statement from his hospital bed