Category: Meru

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

October 11, 2020

LOCATION

Meru County 

STATUS

Dead

DCI reported that a special operation by a multi-agency security team was deployed to ambush two suspected criminals. The DCI statement read that the men refused to surrender which lead to gunfire, they were then fatally shot by the officers.

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

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

October 11, 2020 

LOCATION

Meru County

STATUS

Dead

DCI reported that a special operation by a multi-agency security team was deployed to ambush two suspected criminals. The DCI statement read that the men refused to surrender which lead to gunfire, the two men were then fatally shot by the officers.

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

Spencer Thuranira

Spencer Thuranira

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Student 

DATE OF INCIDENT

September 2020 

LOCATION

Antuathama Village, Meru

STATUS

Dead

In September 2020, Spencer Thuranira was on his way to pick up medicine for his mother when he encountered a roadblock at Modern two area. According to statements, Spencer was hit on his head several times by police officers. Spencer later died. Government Pathologist, Johansen Oduor at the Nyambene Sub-county Hospital mortuary, said Spencer’s cause of death washed injury due to blunt trauma.

Spencer was 19 years old and had just finished secondary school where he scored a B +. Spencer’s dream was to become an engineer.

Evans Njoroge

Evans Njoroge

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Student

DATE OF INCIDENT

February 27th 2018

LOCATION

Meru

STATUS

Dead

University student leader Evans Njoroge was shot dead in cold blood on February 27, 2018. Njoroge who was the secretary-general of Meru University of Science and Technology Student Association was gunned down at close range during protests over fee increment.

Wallace Kiogora

Wallace Kiogora

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

March 26th 2004

LOCATION

Meru

STATUS

Dead

Killed by police officer