Police have arrested Lugari MP Ayub Savula for allegedly disregarding Covid-19 regulations on social distancing. It is said that the MP was on his way to a function hosted by the ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi when he was arrested. Hon Savula had stopped at a fuel station to fill his car tank when a crowd milled around him. It is at this point when police swooped in and arrested the lawmaker.
Western leaders have been holding several functions in the region in a bid to cement Luhya unity in a bid to rally behind one candidate for the 2022 elections.