Category: Year

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male 

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

October 24, 2020 

LOCATION

Kimathi Estate, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

DCI reported that officers fatally shot an unknown man who they allege was a suspected thief.

N.b. Missing Voices has not been able to confirm the circumstances of the death 

Abubakar Mdathir

Abubakar Mdathir

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

October 18, 2020 

LOCATION

Likoni sub county, Mombasa 

STATUS

Dead

On October 18,  19 year old Abubakar Mdathir was shot killed by police, in Approved area in Likoni subcounty, for allegedly being a suspected criminal. According to the family Mr. Mdathir had gone to a nearby wedding ceremony when police in search of suspects shot and killed him.Three others were injured during the operation.

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

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Boda boda operator 

DATE OF INCIDENT

October 9, 2020 

LOCATION

Kawangware, Nairobi

STATUS

Dead 

According to reports, a boda boda operator was arrested by police officers in uniform on October 9, 2020. He then disappeared and his body was later discovered in the City Mortuary.

Dennis Lusava alias Makali

Dennis Lusava alias Makali

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

October 7, 2020

LOCATION

Kakamega

STATUS

Dead

According to reports, on October 7, Dennis Lusava was arrested, by officers associated with Mbururu police post, for not wearing a face mask. His parents visited him at the post and found him handcuffed in his underwear, severely beaten and unable to talk or eat. When they arrived the next day to visit him they were informed that he had been released, but no one could locate him.

His body was later found in River Nzoia and was then taken to Webuye Hospital Mortuary.

The autopsy revealed that Lusava’s cause of death was repeated blunt force trauma.

2 police officers and 1 businessman were arrested on October 25th; they will remain in police custody pending the 14-day investigation into Lusava’s killing.

Islam Hassan

Islam Hassan

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

September 21, 2020

LOCATION

Likoni, Mombassa

STATUS

Missing

It was alleged that Mr. Hassan was picked on 21st September from his home at around midnight in Vyemani, Likoni. According to the family, the abductors identified themselves as police officers. His whereabouts remain unknown to date

Islam Hassan is 37 years old

Salim Abdallah alias ‘Pava

Salim Abdallah alias ‘Pava

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown 

DATE OF INCIDENT

September 13, 2020

LOCATION

Mwembe Tayari, Mombassa

STATUS

Dead 

Police reports state that Salim and two other youths defied orders to surrender around 11pm, at Mwembe Tayari. Under unclear circumstances, Police officers then shot and killed Salim.

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

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.

Juma Athman Mwengo

Juma Athman Mwengo

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

August 31, 2020

LOCATION

Kwale

STATUS

Dead

On August 31, Juma Anthem Mwengo was killed in a house in Gazore Village in Kwale County by Antiterrorism police. A statement released by the police claims that the ATPU were on a counterterrorism operation when they ambushed the house.

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