President Uhuru Kenyatta’s carbon copy or look alike if you may, Michael Gitonga, is in police custody in the wake of being arrested over vehicle burglary.
His manager, Stephen Njenga, confirmed the arrest.
Njenga disclosed that Gitonga is currently at Jogoo Road Police Station in Nairobi.
He however,has asserted that his client was falsely accused .
Njenga asserted that Gitonga was gifted the vehicle that he is being accused of stealing by a well-wisher last year.
“Yes, he’s at Jogoo Road Police Station. Police are claiming that he has allegedly stolen the car that he was found in. But he had been gifted the car last year,” he said.
Gitonga, who is popularly known as “Uhunye Wa Umo”, rose to the spotlight because of his hitting likeness with President Uhuru Kenyatta.
He was showered with goodies by well-wishers because of his overnight fame but its claimed he later squandered his fortunes subsequent to transforming into a heavy drinker.