Blogger Edgar Obare missing after mysterious arrest
Controversial blogger Edgar Obare is missing after he was allegedly arrested at Kiambu Law courts on Monday morning.
The blogger had shared on Instagram that he would be taking a day off from his usual posting because of a court date.
Two hours after Edgar’s post, Xtian Dela shared that Edgar was arrested outside Kiambu Law courts and no one knows his whereabouts.
“Breaking: Edgar Obare arrested at Kiambu Law courts as he was attending a mention of his case against Natalie Tewa. His phone confiscated and whereabouts unknown. His family and his lawyer don’t know where he has been taken. The police have refused to say where he has been taken.” Xtian wrote
In another post on Twitter, Xtian said Obare’s case had been pushed to 10th of November.
He added that even the police in charge of Edgar’s case said they have no clue where the blogger is.
“The judge has pushed @edgarobare ’s case against Natalie Tewa to the 10th of November since the accused was not present in court. DCI officers incharge of the current Edgar Obare case say they also don’t know where he is and who has arrested him.” Xtian wrote
In August, the blogger was arrested after he allegedly shared personal documents of Youtuber Natalie Tewa on Instagram.
Obare was arraigned at Kimabu Law Courts and charged with disclosing of personal data in the case where the complainant is Natalie Wanjiru, popularly known as Natalie Tewa.