Month: November 2020

Ezekiel Oduor Okiru

Ezekiel Oduor Okiru

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Vehicle Cleaner 

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 27, 2020

LOCATION

Malaba, Busia

STATUS

Dead

20-year old Ezekiel Oduor Okiru was fatally shot by police officers, on November 27th. He was allegedly shot for not wearing a mask. Okiru let his home around 7pm, to close the car wash he worked at in Malaba town. On his way, he was shot by an officer, for allegedly defying an order to stop. Oduor died at Kocholia dispensary while waiting for an ambulance to take him to a hospital.

Protests in Malaba town erupted after Oduor’s killing as residents demanded answers for Oduor’s death and accountability within the National Police Service.

Ezekiel Oduor Okiru’s mother described Oduor as a bright student who had enrolled in Kolanya Boys’ High School, but after learning was suspended because of COVID-19 he began washing vehicles.

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 26, 2020 

LOCATION

Kariobangi, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

DCI confirmed the killing of 3 men on November 26, 2020, at Kwa Mbao in Kariobangi. DCI alleges the men were suspected of robbery with violence.

N.B. Missing Voices has not been able to confirm the circumstances of the deaths

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 26, 2020 

LOCATION

Kariobangi, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

DCI confirmed the killing of 3 men on November 26, 2020, at Kwa Mbao in Kariobangi. DCI alleges the men were suspected of robbery with violence.

N. B. Missing Voices has not been able to confirm the circumstances of the deaths

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 26, 2020 

LOCATION

Kariobangi, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

DCI confirmed the killing of 3 men on November 26, 2020, at Kwa Mbao in Kariobangi. DCI alleges the men were suspected of robbery with violence.

N. B. Missing Voices has not been able to confirm the circumstances of the deaths

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 24, 2020 

LOCATION

Mathare, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Nairobi County police boss Rashid Yakub confirmed the police killing of 3 men, in Mathare, on of November 24, 2020. Witnesses confirmed the shooting happened at night in Huruma Estate. The police who shot and killed the 3 men, were not wearing uniform. Police allege the men were suspected criminals.

N.B. Missing Voices has not been able to confirm the circumstances of the killing.

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 24, 2020

LOCATION

Mathare, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Nairobi County police boss Rashid Yakub confirmed the police killing of 3 men, in Mathare, on of November 24, 2020. Witnesses confirmed the shooting happened at night in Huruma Estate. The police who shot and killed the 3 men, were not wearing uniform. Police allege the men were suspected criminals.

N.B. Missing Voices has not been able to confirm the circumstances of the killing.

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 24, 2020 

LOCATION

Mathare, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Nairobi County police boss Rashid Yakub confirmed the police killing of 3 men, in Mathare, on of November 24, 2020. Witnesses confirmed the shooting happened at night in Huruma Estate. The police who shot and killed the 3 men, were not wearing uniform. Police allege the men were suspected criminals.

N.B. Missing Voices has not been able to confirm the circumstances of the killing.

Baby Angel

Baby Angel

DEMOGRAPHICS

Female

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 7, 2020

LOCATION

Kahawa Wendani, Kiambu 

STATUS

Dead

Reports indicate that on November 7, Baby Angel was with her mother, at the roof-top of Dykaan College, when a stray bullet hit and killed her. Kenyan media reported that the stray bullet was shot by an officer who was attempting to disperse a mob, who wanted to lynch 3 suspected robbers.