In Summary
  • Ms Margret Wambui said she had pleaded with her husband to return home early due to insecurity in the area.
  • Mr Samson Kamau was attacked and killed by a gang of five as he waited for a boda boda rider to take him home.

Suspected Gaza criminal gang members have killed a 65-year old ex-Kenya Defence Forces officer in Mukuyu market, Murang’a County.

Mr Samson Kamau is said to have left his home at around 4pm on Wednesday to Mukuyu, only for his wife to receive news that he had been killed by the notorious gang.

Ms Margret Wambui said she had pleaded with her husband to return home early due to insecurity in the area.

She said her husband was attacked and killed by a gang of five as he waited for a boda boda rider to take him home.

Reports indicate that the gang took Sh60 from Mr Kamau before stabbing him to death.  

“One member of the gang was arrested while four escaped," Mrs Kamau said.

HAMMERS AND KNIVES

The suspect, who named his accomplices, narrated how they terrorised locals while armed with hammers and knives.   

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