Controversial activist Mildred Owiso set free after run-in with police

Activist Mildred Owiso during an anti-corruption protest in Nairobi in May 2018. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The activist recorded herself on video ordering a police officer who had apprehended her over an alleged traffic offence to leave her car.

  • Section 96 of the Penal Code criminalises incitement to violence, and a wrongdoer found guilty of the offence could be jailed for up to five years.

Activist and blogger Mildred Owiso, popularly known as Atty, was released last evening on Sh15,000 cash bail after day-long drama with the police.

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