Month: May 2020

Chitswa (Foetus)

Chitswa (Foetus)

DEMOGRAPHICS

Fetus

OCCUPATION

Fetus 

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 30, 2020 

LOCATION

Kibundani, Kwale

STATUS

Dead

The unborn foetus was killed when security officers raided the home where the mother was living in Kibundani, Kwale county.  In the incident, the pregnant mother was injured in the stomach. On receiving medical treatment after suffering the injuries, doctors confirmed that it the foetus was injured fatally so they removed it. The mother survived.

Ramadhan Chitswa

Ramadhan Chitswa

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Child 

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 30, 2020 

LOCATION

Kibundani, Kwale

STATUS

Dead

6 year old, Ramadhan Chitswa, was killed when security officers raided their home in Kibundani, Kwale county. Police claim Ramadhan was used as human shield. Eye witnesses claim it’s the security officers who used the grenade and shot at the victims. Postmortem report revealed Ramadhan had grenade/shrapnel wounds and was shot four times.

Swalha Chitswa

Swalha Chitswa

DEMOGRAPHICS

Female

OCCUPATION

Student

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 30, 2020 

LOCATION

Kibundani, Kwale

STATUS

Enter Status here – Dead, Alive, Injured etc

4 year old, Swalha Chitswa, was killed when security officers raided their home in Kibundani, Kwale county. Police claim Swalha was used as human shield. Eye witnesses claim it’s the security officers who used the grenade and shot at the victims. Postmortem report revealed Ramadhan had grenade/shrapnel wounds and was shot twice.

Mohammed Rahma Mapenzi

Mohammed Rahma Mapenzi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 30, 2020 

LOCATION

Kwale

STATUS

Dead

42-years-old, Ramadhan Mohamed Chitswa, was killed when security officers raided his home in Kibundani, Kwale county. Police claim he threw a grenade at them and that he used his children as human shield. Eye witnesses claim it’s the security officers who used the grenade and shot at the victims. Postmortem report revealed Ramadhan was shot three times at the back of the head

Benard Mueti (Vaite)

Benard Mueti (Vaite)

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 26, 2020 

LOCATION

Shauri Moyo, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

On May 26, 2020, around 11:00am, Benard Mueti aka Vaite, a street kid, was allegedly shot dead by a police officer. The incident took place in Kitui village in Shauri Moyo. Witnesses state that police officers shot him from behind and at close range.

Maurice Ochieng

Maurice Ochieng

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Carpenter

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 25, 2020 

LOCATION

Kisumu

STATUS

Dead

Maurice Ochieng died 5 days after being beaten up by police officers for not wearing a mask. He was originally detained at Maseno Police Post on May 20th, but was allegedly released after his condition worsened. On May 25th, Ochieng collapsed and was taken to the hospital and was pronounced dead on arrival. The family is waiting for the autopsy report in order to confirm the cause of death.

N.B. Officers confirmed that Ochieng was in their custody, but denied any involvement in his death. 

Elvis Emanuel Otemo

Elvis Emanuel Otemo

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 23, 2020 

LOCATION

Mashimoni, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

On May 23, 2020, around 10:30pm, Elvis Emmanuel Stemo was found outside his home after curfew and was arrested, shot and killed. The post-mortem report stated his body showed signs of being hit by a blunt object; it also displayed two bullet wounds in the leg and one in the neck.

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male 

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 23, 2020 

LOCATION

Mshomoroni, Mombassa

STATUS

Dead

Police shot and killed one suspected member of Wakali Kwanza gang in Mshomoroni, Junda. The officers say four others managed to escape with bullet wounds.

N.B. Missing Voices has not been able to verify the circumstances of the death

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 20, 2020 

LOCATION

Shauri Moyo, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Around 12pm, on May 20th, 2020, Ramathan Mwangangi was shot dead alongside his friend – who is yet to be identified. They were killed in Shauri Moyo near the Catholic Church. It is alleged they were killed for being suspected criminals.

Ramathan Mwangangi

Ramathan Mwangangi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 House Matts Vendor

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 20, 2020 

LOCATION

Shauri Moyo, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Around 12pm, on May 20th, 2020, Ramathan Mwangangi was shot dead alongside his friend – who is yet to be identified. They were killed in Shauri Moyo near the Catholic Church. It is alleged they were killed for being suspected criminals.