Two murder suspects arrested over the death of nine-year-old Maribel Kapolon, daughter to Embu Senior Magistrate Carol Kemei are expected to be charged in court today.
One of the suspects is a man who is said to have had an affair with the Magistrate, which ended in a bitter fall out.
According to the DCI, Maribel was abducted by someone known to her.
The Consolata Primary student’s decomposing body was discovered in Gitoro Forest in Meru County on Monday, 11 days after she went missing.
Human Rights activists and mothers in Meru have been holding peaceful demonstrations to the Meru Directorate of Criminal Investigations office demanding for Maribel’s killers to be brought to book.
“We cannot keep quiet when our children are being murdered. We need to be reassured of justice and the protection children,” said Santa Sebastian a member of Centre for Rights Education and Awareness NGO.
OBADO WIFE GRILLED OVER SHARON OTIENO MURDER
Migori Governor Okoth Obado’s wife was on Wednesday questioned over the death of university student Sharon Otieno.
A bodyguard and another personal assistant to Migori Governor Okoth Obado have also been detained in connection with the brutalk murder of Sharon Otieno.
Caspar Obiero (personal assistant) was arrested over his links to the car that Sharon was abducted in together with the Nation journalist, who escaped.
Sharon, who was seven months pregnant, was murdered two weeks ago and dumped at Kodera Forest.
Governor Okoth Obando distanced himself from the murder but acknowdlegd that he had an affair with Sharon Otieno.