, NAIROBI, Kenya, May 4 – Seven Ugandans were Tuesday night arrested in a house in Kayole for being in Kenya illegally.
According to police, this brings to 29, the total number of those arrested so far in an operation which revealed that the individuals were headed to the Middle East, after being promised jobs.
“The seven were arrested last evening at a house where they had been staying and they did not have any documents identifying them,” Nairobi Police boss Japheth Koome told Capital FM News.
Koome stated that 22 others had earlier been arrested on Tuesday in Kasarani area.
He further indicated that they had also arrested a man identified as Mwaura, who is behind the movement of the Ugandans.
He also warned any other Ugandan hiding in Nairobi and ready to travel to the Middle East as promised by their brokers to surrender.