Kirinyaga deputy governor Peter Ndambiri now claims that he was a victim of an extortion by a gang that exposed a video of him with the alleged wife of another man to public.
According to the Deputy Governor’s statement recorded at Thika Police station on 25th April 2018 at 1830hrs, He claims that on the 28/3/2018 he received a call from one ELIZABETH WAITHERA NJUGUNA a lady he came to know shortly after the general elections informing him that she was selling a house near Githingiri estate in gatanga division muranga county.
The deputy governor said that he then got interested in buying the house and both agreed to meet at Blue post Hotel in Thika.
In After they met, the lady convinced the deputy governor to accompany him to her house. He claims that it was while there, a group of five men entered and began to rough & assault up the two while accusing the deputy governor that he was having a love affair with another person’s wife.
He further states that the two were forced to strip themselves naked after which the men ordered the deputy governor to admit that he had carnal knowledge of the lady as they took videos of the two. The thugs then robbed the governor of kshs. 130,000 cash after which they demanded for 5 million shillings which he had agreed to pay on a later date.
Mr. Ndambiri then promised that he would make that payment on 29/3/2018. He honoured the promise and met one of the guys at the blue post hotel and made the payment.
Despite him paying the 5 Million, the video went viral on social media on 24th April while the Deputy governor was attending governor’s conference at Kakamega town.