Pray for him! Jaguar breaks his leg during marikiti protest - 7 months ago, 12 July 14:54

By: Queen Serem

Jaguar, the Starehe Member of parliament dislocated his ankle during a stampede at Marikiti/Wakulima market where protests took place on Wednesday evening.

Charles Njagua, his real name, was treated at Karen Hospital and discharged.

Jaguar told the Star by phone on Thursday that trouble started as county officials moved in on hawkers who had sought refuge at the market.

A standoff ensued after they arrested a trader at the market after mistaking him for a hawker.

“The county operators had been looking for hawkers who went to hide in the market. Their arrest of the innocent man led to a deadly confrontation,” Jaguar said. 

He added that the officers clobbered the person, escalating the row and causing running battles.

The officers got overwhelmed so they called regular police and the General Service Unit for reinforcement.

“I came to the rescue of the traders and tried to talk to the officers but little did ...
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