Machakos: Woman Accused Of Using Witchcraft To Delay Rains Evicted By Angry Neighbours

A mother of eight was evicted from her family home at Kisewani village in Yatta, Machakos County, by enraged neighbours who accused her of being responsible for the region’s failed rains. According to reports, angry neighbours who accused the 48-year-old woman of being a witch doctor raided her home on Tuesday, tearing down the roof of her house and removing all of her belongings. In accusations that read like something out of a horror film, the neighbours claimed that the woman possessed a male reproductive organ, which she allegedly brandishes…

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Five girls risk life imprisonment for burning dormitories

Five high school students are staring at life jail terms should the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) bring arson charges against them. On Tuesday, November 30, the National Police Service stated that the five students from  Masaani Girls’ Secondary School were arrested by detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) in connection with a  fire incident at the school. Detectives in Machakos county arrested the five students after a fire incident which brought down a dormitory at the school on November 5, 2021.  The five were arrested following investigations…

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