Court rules 6 suspects in ex-Juja MP George Thuo’s murder have case to answer


NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 25 – A Nairobi Court has ruled that six suspects charged with the 2014 murder of former Juja Member of Parliament George Thuo have a case to answer.

According to Justice Roseline Langat-Korir, the prosecution had proved its case against the accused persons beyond reasonable doubt.

The Prosecution had called 30 witnesses and adduced ten exhibits during the trial.

It is alleged that they committed the offence on the night of November 17, 2013 at Porkies Garden Restaurant in Thika Town within Kiambu County with others not before court.

They denied the charge when arraigned in court for plea on January 14, 2014.

The accused are Paul Wainaina Boiyo alias Sheki, Christopher Lumbazio Andika alias Lumba, Andrew Karanja Wainaina, Samuel Kuria Ngugi alias Visi, Esther Ndinda Mulinge, Ruth Wathai Irungu alias Atlanta.

Source: capitalfm