UDA Candidate for Kibra Constituency in the forth coming elections Mc’Donald Mariga was yesterday attacked in Kibra during his campaigns.
A pregnant woman who was also a victim of the attack allegedly miscarried her child.
Mariga who is a former international football player suffered a broken arm and was treated at a nearby hospital.
An official who declined to be named stated that Mariga who was campaigning in Kianda area also lost some amount of money and other valuables.
“I can confirm to you that Mariga was attacked today and was brought at a local dispensary for treatment. He lost some valuables including money and phones. Unfortunately he had not requested for security or even alerted the area authorities about his campaigns in Kianda,” stated the official.
Unboweved Mariga condemned the attack and has however vowed to continue with his campaigns despite the attack.
“I highly condemn the attack, they have broken my arm and hit me on the leg. I know the goons who did this, they are from ODM and Azimio but I will not be scared,” he said.
“I also vow to ensure that the perpetrators of this sad act are brought to book,” he stated.