Kenya Cup side Kenya Harlequins is "aware of a grave allegation of sexual assault leveled against contracted players of the club," according to a statement sent to the Newsroom on Tuesday.
This comes after a lady named 'Kemunto' through her Instagram page accused two Quins players of allegedly raping her.
Quins say formal complaint has been lodged and the relevant authorities are investigating the matter.
"As one of Kenya’s oldest and respected rugby clubs, we abide by a strict code of conduct that binds all players and officials of the club"
"Consequently, Kenya Harlequin Rugby Club has a zero tolerance policy on any form of sexual harassment"
"We call for patience and caution against speculation as the relevant authorities investigate the matter"
The department of criminal investigations office in Kilimani confirmed to Citizen TV Kenya that the office of Public Prosecution has contacted them to initiate investigations into the rape accusation.