Human rights lawyer Harun Ndubi was released today on a Ksh 30,000 cash bail. The lawyer who has in the past been affiliated with the NASA coalition was arrested yesterday night for drunk driving, claims he has denied before the court.

The lawyer says he was drugged by unknown people but was arrested instead of being rushed to the hospital. Police Boss Japheth Koome however has disputed Mr. Ndubi’s claims saying that the Lawyer was arrested on Jakaya Kikwete Road after parking and sleeping in his vehicle.

The lawyer is said to have spent the night at Kileleshwa police station before appearing in court today in the morning. He has been also among those pushing electoral reforms together with the opposition and civil society activists