MP Babu Owino to be remanded until January 27th

Embakasi East lawmaker Babu Owino will be remanded in prison awaiting the determination of his bail application on January 27.

Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi said that the court will await the bail report to be filed by the Department of Probation Services before determining the application.

Owino has been held at Gigiri police station after being arrested on Friday, January 17th following the shooting of a DJ at a club in Nairobi.

He was charged for attempted murder on the DJ and carrying a gun while drunk and disorderly.

CCTV footage from the club showed Owino shooting the DJ while surrounded by his friends.

The DJ is still admitted to Nairobi Hospital having undergone surgeries to remove a bullet that was lodged in his neck.