Former Cabinet Secretary for Sports Rashid Echesa has been arrested.

Reports indicate that the ex-minister was apprehended by DCI detectives and has been taken to DCI headquarters along Kiambu Road for grilling.

It is not yet clear on what grounds Echesa has been arrested.

Against swirling claims that he may have been involved in some inappropriate conduct and that the Directorate of Criminal Investigations was treating him as a person of interest in an ongoing investigation, the former firebrand ODM youth leader warned that he would seek legal redress.

“I will sue anyone who accuses me of money laundering,” he said.

Another embarrassing moment for the CS came when eight Pakistani club dancers were arrested for being in the country illegally.

More to follow…