Category: 2008

Bernard Kiriinya

Bernard Kiriinya

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 43

OCCUPATION

Police Officer

DATE OF INCIDENT

October 16th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Whistle blower of the killings conducted by the special squad created to tackle Mungiki. He was placed in a safe house by KNCHR but was traced and killed

Kamitu Muremi

Kamitu Muremi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Tout

DATE OF INCIDENT

August 28th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Bernard and Kamitu were arrested in the city center by police attached to Central Police Station. There’s no record of their arrest and their bodies were later found at the mortuary by their relatives

Bernard Wainaina Njogu

Bernard Wainaina Njogu

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Tout

DATE OF INCIDENT

August 28th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Bernard and Kamitu were arrested in the city center by police attached to Central Police Station. There’s no record of their arrest and their bodies were later found at the mortuary by their relatives

Stephen Muriithi Mwebia

Stephen Muriithi Mwebia

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 24

OCCUPATION

 Artist

DATE OF INCIDENT

August 17th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

When Stephen did not return home from work, his father reported the matter at Kinyango Police Station two days after he disappeared.

Joshua Mwaniki

Joshua Mwaniki

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 19

OCCUPATION

 Car Cleaner

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 19th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Police picked up by police and their bodies( along with Josphat Kamau) bearing gun shot wounds were found at the City Mortuary. There’s no record of them being booked into the police station.

Josphat Kamau

Josphat Kamau

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 17

OCCUPATION

 Car Cleaner

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 19th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Picked up by police and their bodies(along with Joshua Mwaniki) bearing gun shot wounds were found at the City Mortuary. There’s no record of them being booked into the police station

Julius Irungu Mwangi

Julius Irungu Mwangi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Matatu Operator

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 30th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

Arrested alongside Peter Wachira, missing.

Peter Mwangi Gitau

Peter Mwangi Gitau

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Matatu Operator

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 30th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Arrested alongside Peter Wachira, body was found at mortuary.

Peter Maina Wachira

Peter Maina Wachira

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Matatu Operator

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 30th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Picked up at Muthurwa during a hawkers’ riot. Mutilated body was found at the mortuary.

Maina Waweru

Maina Waweru

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

April 25th 2008

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

Was arrested while on his way home. Was traveling in a matatu and was ordered to alight and get into another vehicle associated with the anti-Mungiki police squad.