Man Arrested for Blocking Uhuru’s Motorcade in Nairobi


A man was on Tuesday arrested after he reportedly blocked President Uhuru Kenyatta’s motorcade along State House road to beg for a job.

The man identified as Uvinalies Nyabuto is accused of obstructing the president’s motorcade on State House Road in Nairobi on Tuesday, December 10th at 2 pm. He was reportedly carrying a placard begging President Kenyatta to help him to join the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF).

The motorcade was headed towards State House from the Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC) where the president had attended the 9th African Caribbean and Pacific Summit of Heads of State and Government.

“Your Excellency, kindly offer a chance to join the Kenya Defense Forces. Am sorry for disrespect your security (sic). Please, Mr President. Nyabuto,” his placard read.

Nyabuto was immediately arrested and taken to Kilimani Police Station,