Dec 9, 2021

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Ndichu twins: Assault victims speak, call for police action

At a press conference on Wednesday convened by Senior Counsel Philip Murgor, her uncle, the two women reported on what had happened on Saturday evening.

Ms. Cheryl Murgor and Ms. Stephanie Murgor said they were attended a wedding after party at the Ole Sereni Hotel over the weekend, accompanied by two male friends.

They claim one of the twins inappropriately happened to Stephanie walking past her table. She then asked if he was married to a prominent media personality.

That request led to the confrontation, according to Murgors, which was captured in a video clip that went viral on social media.

< On the ground floor of the hotel, the women and their friends claim that the twins, along with a friend, attacked Cheryl while they were leaving.

The Murgors claim the Ndichu brothers threatened them by claiming they owned a firearm and damaged their car.

Mr Murgor says the brothers later paid SH110,000 in damages for Stephanie’s car, but claims they immediately reversed the transaction.

Cheryland Stephanie say they took a statement to the police and received P3 forms.

Mr Murgor said he hoped the CCTV recordings of the events at the hotel would be given to the police while doing their investigations n.

He also called on the Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai to cease the investigation of the Inci. transferred to a special team, adding that the Murgors will prosecute the Ndichu twins.

Ndichus deny assault allegations

But the brothers distanced themselves in a statement released Tuesday, claiming that the video does not accurately reflect the events of the weekend.

The brothers state that they ended a fight.

“To be clear, Paul and Eddie were in an attempt involved in neutralizing a confrontation between two women and defending themselves against certain attackers, “Wapi Pay said in the statement.

The company also said it does not condone violent behavior. .

“We found the story distasteful and troubling and we want to emphasize that any behavior that includes violence against women does not reflect our values ​​or those of Eddie and Paul,” she adds.

“Our understanding is that the allegations and video are currently being shared on social media, albeit appalling and unfortunate, they do not depict the real events that happened that night.”

The twins also say they recorded statements made to the police.

In a tweet about his personal name EddieNdichu. Said he is taking time out to ponder this “embarrassing and unfortunate” situation.

Read: Eddie, Paul Ndichu Resign from Wapi Pay to allow an investigation

< h2> Hotel speaks

For its part, the Ole Sereni Hotel said the incident was an isolated incident and indicated that it did not reflect the nature and way of working of the establishment.

“It is us announced that there are some disturbing images and videos circulating online of an incident that occurred in the lobby of the Emara Ole-Sereni Hotel and we would like to share the following: Please note that we do not accept or condone such conduct as we do are committed to providing a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests, “said CEO Ghulam Samdani on Tuesday.

” The hotel’s security forces intervened immediately to prevent further violence and the manager on duty contacted them immediately Police, the di e took control. We are aware that no arrests have been made and therefore have no further comment at this point. “

Additional coverage by Lynette Mukami, Hilary Kimuyu and Sylvania Ambani