Former Presidential candidate arrested transporting bhang [Photos]

Former Presidential aspirant arrested transporting bhang

Ex presidential candidate allegedly caught transporting bhang

Jaffer Isaak Sora, a 2013 presidential aspirant has been arrested in Marsabit town transporting bhang.

Eastern police boss Esther Kihiko has said that Mr Sora was transporting 445Kgs of bhang which is illegal in Kenya.

According to reports, Jaffar was arrested at a road block in Marsabit driving a Toyota Prado Landcruiser.

He is alleged to have been driving the vehicle which was towing a trolley carrying 445 kilograms of bhang valued at Ksh13,350,000.

Declined police search

Police say that Mr Isaak had declined to allow them to search the vehicle hence why they impounded it.

A police reports stated: "…Upon requesting him for search to be conducted he refused and this prompted officers to escort the said vehicle to Marsabit Police Station."

It further read: "A thorough search was conducted and a total of 445 kgs of street value Ksh13,350,000 of narcotics and psychotropic substance were recovered hidden in a trolley.”

Here are the photos

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