January 31, 2018 / 1:32 PM / in 9 months

Kenyan police arrest opposition lawmaker who led Odinga's 'swearing in'

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan police arrested an opposition lawmaker who administered the oath during a symbolic “swearing in” of opposition leader Raila Odinga on Tuesday, an opposition senator said on Wednesday.

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga of the National Super Alliance (NASA) holds a bible as he takes a symbolic presidential oath of office in Nairobi, Kenya January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

“He has been arrested and taken to Nairobi area police headquarters,” James Orengo told Reuters.

Reporting by Humphrey Malalo; Writing by George Obulutsa; Editing by Robin Pomeroy

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