As a result of “losing her husband” to Martha, Kariuki’s wife (name withheld) went into a serious depression from which she has never recovered! The rest as they say is history.
Currently, Justice Kariuki went to court saying Karua was behind his arrest and prosecution four years ago. Kariuki said Karua was out to humiliate him, for having severed their intimate friendship.
Justice Kariuki said (all dailies of July 7, 2012):”I saw 15 men. They jumped over the gate and they were armed with AK-47 Rifles. Then they surrounded my house holding the rifles. One would have thought that an Al-Qaeda was being hunted down.”
Kariuki said his prosecution was not mounted by the complainant, Robert Karori, but by the State (read then Justice Minister Martha Karua).
Kariuki said the purpose of the criminal case against him was malicious, personal and spiteful and had no bearing on public interest or maintenance of law and order.
Kariuki said,”I wish to state that the criminal case against me exemplified the height of impunity and abuse of power by the concerned public officer (s). The people behind it were just trying to get at me by abusing their powers. It was a waste of public funds…GO TO PAGE 4 TO CONTINUE READING>>>>