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Court dismisses defilement case facing Moticho MCA ward

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Ogembo  Law court  has dismissed  defilement  case  facing  Moticho  Ward  member of  county  Assembly Evans  Mokoro   in Kisii County. 

Mr Mokoro was  accused  to have defiled  a 16 year old girl last was arraigned in the same court before the same Magistrate on 30th April 2019 where he was charged with defiling a 16-year-old girl at Nyamarambe area in Gucha South Sub-County on diverse dates between June 2016 and September 2017.

In delivering the Ruling, the Ogembo Senior Principal Magistrate Dennis Mikoyan said the matter came up severally in court for hearing and there has been no witness appearing.

In the ruling, Mikoyan further said this demonstrated the unwillingness of the complainant to present her allegations in court despite several adjournments granted.

Addressing the media outside the court immediately after dismissal, The MCA said the allegations were stage-managed by his political opponents who wanted to taint his name and bar him from contesting the South Mugirango 2022 MP seat.