Category: Other

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.

Alphonce Mwanda

Alphonce Mwanda

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

August 24, 2020 

LOCATION

Chaani, Mombassa

STATUS

Missing

It is alleged that armed men believed to be police officers arrested Alphonce and ordered neighbors to count to 1000 before they eloped with him. Alphonce was however not taken to any police. The whereabouts of Abubakar Kalama still remain unknown to date.

Alfan Juma

Alfan Juma

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 18, 2020

LOCATION

Utange, Mombassa

STATUS

Missing

At aound midnight on Saturday, Alfan Ali Juma heard a knock on the door of their house in Utane, Mombassa. He opened the door, only for a swarm of ‘police officers’ to storm in. His whereabouts remain unknown with the family alleging that the police were involved in the disappearance of their kin.

Daniel Kibet

Daniel Kibet

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 7, 2020

LOCATION

Mt Elgon, Bungoma

STATUS

Dead

On July 7, 2020, around 4pm, it is alleged that Daniel Kibet was collecting firewood for sale in Kipsigon in Mt Elgon, when he was shot by forest officers. He was rushed to the Bungoma Referrel Hospital, but he died on route.

Deputy county commissioner, Welsey Koech, confirmed the shooting and said that Kibet was shot during a confrontation between the forest officer and suspected loggers in the forest.

Daniel Kibet, 23 years old, was the father of two. He was described by his family as the breadwinner, and they are left wondering why he was shot and not arrested.

Reuban Karani Kiriinga

Reuban Karani Kiriinga

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

April 13, 2020

LOCATION

Mathare, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Early in the morning on April 13, 2020, police officer Beckham Osoro shot Reuben Karani Kiriinya in the chest killing him on the spot, at a kiosk in Mathare. After officer Osora killed Kiriinya, he fled the incident on a motorcycle. Since, Osoro has been charged with the fatal shooting of Kiriinya.

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Form 3 Student

DATE OF INCIDENT

April 4th, 2020 

LOCATION

Narok

STATUS

Dead

Police were dispersed to the Nkararo-Enorelet border in Transmara to mitigate the clashes between the Isiria and Erwasingishu clans. Sources told the media that one of the police officers dispersed fatally shot and killed a form 3 student from Manyatta Secondary school.

N.B. The National Police Service has yet to confirm the killing

Dan Fungututi

Dan Fungututi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

March 6, 2020

LOCATION

Miyanga, Bungoma

STATUS

Dead

The Standard Newspaper reported that on March 6th, 2020, Dan Fungututi was killed by a police officer at his home in Miyanga village in Bugoma county. It’s reported that Fungututi and his wife were having a domestic-dispute so his wife went to the police station to seek help. 3 police officers accompanied her back to her residence. The police office allege that Fungututi refused to open the door and then attacked a police officer with a spear. The police officer then fatally shot Fungutiti. Investigations are currently underway to confirm the narrative of the shooting.

Daniel Mburu

Daniel Mburu

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

Boda-Boda Operator

 Enter Occupation Here

DATE OF INCIDENT

February 18, 2020 

LOCATION

Komorock, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Daniel Mburu rushed a child to Mama Lucy Hospital after the child had been rescued from drowning in River Korogocho. Anges Waheti, the child’s mother, told the press that Mburu had seen her in distress after a clinic referred her to the hospital so he offered to take them to Mama Lucy. After he escorted the child to the doctors, the security guards confronted him for bringing his motorcycle in the hospital. Witnesses say a confrontation ensued and an AP officer fatally shot Mburu in the chest. Nairobi regional police commander Philip Ndolo confirmed the incident, stating the AP officer accidently shot Mburu. The officer has since been arrested and charged with one count of murder. The case will be heard in September 2020. 

Peninah Kaimenyi

Peninah Kaimenyi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Female

OCCUPATION

Barmaid 

DATE OF INCIDENT

April 19th, 2019 

LOCATION

Mombassa

STATUS

Dead

Shot dead by Likoni deputy officer, Joab Omondi, who later killed himself.

Devis Lango Okumu

Devis Lango Okumu

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Student

DATE OF INCIDENT

April 16th, 2019 

LOCATION

Migori 

STATUS

Dead

The form 2 student at Akala Secondary School was shot dead at Onger market in Nyatike sub-county. Reports indicate that he was hit by a stray bullet while strolling the market.