A middle aged-man in kebeniti village, soin-sigowet sub county today hacked to death his grandmother and his aunt using a panga before irate members of the public lynched him (suspect) after a long battle with the police.The irate villagers raided a local chief‘s office where the suspect was being held after he was arrested by the administration policemen. The officers fired severally into the air to in abid to scare away the villagers who were baying for the blood of the suspect in the mid-day incident that shocked the entire village.The irate villagers raided the chief‘s office after learning that the officers had ran out of bullets and broke into the office and frog matched the suspect before lynching him .
A student from the University of Nairobi was earlier today stabbed and seriously injured, following what seems to be a politically instigated attempt on his life. The fourth year student was rushed to m.p shah hospital after an irate mob of students descended on him outside the vice chancellor’s office.
A Mount Kenya University student is recuperating in hospital after sustaining a gun shot injury on the neck. It is alleged that the student was shot by a police officer while dispersing students who were demonstrating over the killing of their colleague on Thursday night under unclear circumstances .The deceased is said to have been attacked by unknown people near Kiandutu, Thika. His body was found dumped at the university gate. The protest over turned chaotic when the students started destroying personal property and hurling stones. Police had to use tear-gas to disperse them. It is alleged that one of the police officers shot at the students injuring one of them.
Chaos erupted at the Mlolongo weigh bridge where property worth millions was destroyed.The protesters, mainly sand transporters, descended on the facility accusing officials of unnecessary delays.
One man killed, several others injured in Mombasa following an attack by a violent group of youths protesting the death of a man suspected to be behind terrorist attacks was killed by the mob. The man was said to be on the police terrorist watch-list.