Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa has been put on the spot for allegedly coercing a minor to feeding him alcohol.
Recently, a video has been making rounds online showing the lawmaker being fed alcohol from a mug.
A woman who is said to be a child protection officer filed a report at the Akilla Police Station accusing the Kimilili legislator of negatively influencing the minor.
“The video involves a young girl from the age of 13-14 years who is being forced by a senior public officer in this country to feed him and also make her drink something that looks like busaa,” the woman said.
However, speaking to a local daily on the matter, Barasa dismissed the allegations, stating that the child in the video is his daughter and that they were having tea at a cafe’.
“That’s my first-born daughter Chelsea Naliaka Didmus and I taking tea at java,” he told a local daily.
This came months aftet the MP was put on th spot for slapping a man believed to be a contractor.
According to reports, the man had constructed classrooms in Kimilili and demanded payment for the work he had done.
Due to delayed payments, the contractor allegedly locked the classrooms and when the lawmaker went to launch them, they were inaccessible.
This is when an altercation ensued, leading to the MP allegedly roughing up the contractor.
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