Citizen TV Journalist Mike Okinyi and Jaro Soja beaten during Gor Mahia match in Tanzania



Mike Okinyi, sports journalist and a cameraman were thoroughly beaten and arrested after they tried to intervene following the arrest of Jaro Soja, renowned Gor Mahia supporter.

It is reported that drama started when Jaro Soja was arrested by stadium stewards for standing on seats as the match progressed.

The security officers frog  matched Saro Soja  to a secluded area within the stadium and started beating him before the Kenyan journalists came to rescue him.But the journalists were not spared either,they were instructed to erase all the images they had captured at the scene and when they refused to obey the order they were arrested.

Cecafa Secretary General Nicholas Musonye later intervened and the three Kenyans were later released.


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