Kenyan rugby players deny gang rape

Rugby players Frank Wanyama and Alex Olaba, who play for the Kenyan Harlequins club, have denied charges of gang rape.


They have been granted bail set at 500,000 Kenyan shillings ($5,000, £3,580) each.

The two are accused of a raping a singer in February, who made the allegations on social media, Kenya’s Daily Nation newspaper reports.

Kenyans on Twitter then launched a campaign asking the authorities to investigate.

The next hearing was set for 16 May.


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