Former Baringo County Health CEC arraigned in court

Baringo County former Chief Officer for Health has been arraigned in court for threatening to kill a health department member staff.

Dr. Gideon Toromo appeared before Kabarnet Senior Principal Magistrate Paul Biwott, accused of sending Salome Chelimo a threatening text message through her husband Wesley Tomno’s phone.

The doctor is also sending a text message to the county commissioner, Henry Wafula asking him to arrest him before his hit squad would kill Joel Chongwo (a health officer) and Salome.

The accused pleaded not guilty to all the charges saying that he is being accused wrongly.

The prosecution counsel Joseck Abwajo asked the court to grant the accused higher bond terms saying it’s not the first time he is facing such charges.

– Source KNA