Month: July 2007

Anthony Kungu

Anthony Kungu

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Matatu Driver

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 25th 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

An hour after he left work, someone called Anthony’s wife to tell her that he had been arrested. The family searched for him at various police stations without success

Daniel Gitu Maina

Daniel Gitu Maina

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 24th 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

The four were arrested by police after they left KNH where they had been visiting a relative. Their bodies were found two days later at the City Mortuary. A story in the paper stated that the four were thugs gunned down by police.

Eliud Maina Kariuki

Eliud Maina Kariuki

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 23rd 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

He received a call to go and meet someone in Githurai, left and never returned. His wife was told by eyewitnesses that he was arrested by anti-Mungiki squad police. Searches at various police stations, hospitals and mortuaries have been unsuccessful.

Allan Kamau

Allan Kamau

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 22nd 2007

LOCATION

Kiambu

STATUS

Missing

Allan was arrested by the AP. When his mother went to the station to inquire about him, she was told that he had not been booked. He has not been seen since.

Pius Nganga Muhia

Pius Nganga Muhia

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 21st 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

Was arrested by police attached to Embakasi police station

Samuel Ndirangu

Samuel Ndirangu

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Matatu Operator

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 18th 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

When he did mot return from work, Samuel’s wife tried calling him but his phone was switched off. She looked for him at various police stations after she learnt that he had been arrested. He disappeared without a trace.

John Mwangi Kiruthi

John Mwangi Kiruthi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 17th 2007

LOCATION

Kiambu

STATUS

Missing

John was arrested from his home at 8am by AP officers, bundled into a vehicle of registration number GK A440E. He was not booked on the Occurrence Book (OB)at the Karuri Police station where he was taken and his kin have been unsuccessful in trying to locate him.

Mark Mwenesi

Mark Mwenesi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Youth Leader

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 15th 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Reasons for his killing by police remain unknown because Mark denied being a thief or Mungiki adherent.

Robert Mwangi

Robert Mwangi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Mechanic

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 14th 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

His body was found at Machakos county mortuary after he went missing. The cause of death was indicated as drowning.

Simon Nderitu Mathenge

Simon Nderitu Mathenge

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Electrical Engineer

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 6th 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

Was last seen by his brother as he was boarding a matatu to Juja. When he did not report to work, his family started looking for him at various police stations and at the mortuary.