Narok Senator Ledama Olekina has been arrested over alleged hate speech at the Building Bridges Initiative rally held in Narok last Saturday.
He was arrested in Nairobi on Tuesday morning.
During the BBI rally, the legislator claimed that the members of the Maasai community had been sidelined in positions of leadership and that non-locals had encroached the Maasai-dominated areas.
He has been taken to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations headquarters for interrogation.
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