RUIRU BHANG PEDDLER JAILED
A man was yesterday jailed for six months by a Thika court after he pleaded guilty to a charge of being in possession of drugs. Godfrey Gitau was convicted and sentenced by the Thika senior prinicipal magistrate. Gitau was unable to raise the Sh30,000 fine imposed on him. Gitau was arrested on August 3 by administration police officers on patrol in Kihunguro, Ruiru, after a tip-off from members of the public. Sixty rolls of bhang were recovered from his house. The accused was treated as first offender.