Eric Omondi in an emotional outcry narrating the illegal arrests he’s been facing.
Comedian Eric Omondi in an emotional video, decried the illegal arrests he has been facing, in his quest to advocate for the wellness of the Kenyan citizens.
The media personality has severally been arrested while protesting over the high cost of living; with his arrest being along Kenyatta Avenue in Nairobi on Monday, March 3, 2023, Dashing out flour and the most recent one, when he was taking millions of CVs to state house.
Eric was released, after depositing a cash bail of 5,000. The court cited that Eric Omondi has been causing disturbance on the roads.
The court ruled,”You (Eric Omondi) on April 3, 2023, at 11.30 am along Kenyatta Avenue created a disturbance by shouting and erecting a barrier along Kenyatta Avenue and while standing on top of it, you shouted hence causing a disturbance and inconvenience to other road users.”
Through his instagram account, Eric Omondi called out on the police for infringing his rights and causing him all kinds of torture, including psychological torture.
He stated,”The Kenya Police has arrested me 4 times illegally…They have tortured me psychologically every time they do so. They have Infringed on my rights and they Enjoy it and sometimes even laugh while doing it. You can only push a man too far.”
The comedian further issued a warning to the police, to dare and arrest him one more time, because his quest for the wellness of Kenyans has not stopped.
He stated,” I dare the Kenya police to Arrest me one more time and the thing I will do will change the course of this COUNTRY. You are dealing with a man who is ready to lay his life on the line. ARREST ME ONE MORE TIME!!! PUT YOUR HANDS ON ME ONE MORE TIME.”