Blogger Cyprian Nyakundi Arrested Over Extortion Claims


Blogger Cyprian Nyakundi has been arrested. The blogger was arrested at Westgate while trying to extort Ksh17.5 million from representatives of Victoria Bank

A message from DCI indicate that the blogger had already received Ksh 1million and was waiting for Ksh16.5 million.

“Directorate of Criminal Investigations detectives based at Gigiri have today afternoon arrested two suspects namely Cyprian Andama Nyakundi and Emmanuel Nyamweya Ong’era after successful investigations touching on extortion, blackmail and false accusations.

The two had just received Ksh. 1 Million from one of their victims being a down payment of Ksh 17.5 million they had earlier demanded as a precondition for pulling down libellous posts appearing on a website allegedly owned by the suspects.

The exhibit money was recovered and the two suspects will be arraigned tomorrow”,read the message from DCI.

Cyprian Nyakundi will be presented in court tomorrow.