Households of the 2 aged girls from Kahuro, Murang’a county who have been lynched final week now declare their lives are in peril.
The relations have decried that their security is in danger because the culprits who dedicated the crime are but to be arrested.
They accused safety officers of laxity saying regardless of giving the names of the suspects no arrest has been made.
Peter Mwangi, husband to Mary Njoki, one of many victims mentioned he was capable of acknowledge a couple of of the youths who flushed out his spouse from the home and he gave out the names to the police.
Mwangi mentioned all he needs is justice for his spouse including that she was killed in a really merciless method.
“I watched her cry for assist however I couldn’t save her and I watched her burn to demise,” he lamented.
Patrick Kuria, Mwangi’s son mentioned they aren’t positive of their father’s security because the culprits would possibly assault him as nicely.
“He might be dwelling alone at dwelling and he would possibly endure the identical destiny as our mom. We don’t perceive why it has taken his lengthy to arrest the suspects as a result of they have already got the names” Mwangi said.
Ann Muthoni, a relative refuted claims that Mary Njoki and Jane Wambui have been practising witchcraft. She famous that the 2 girls didn’t should be killed in such a way.
Muthoni mentioned not a single individual within the space had proof that the 2 have been witches however these have been unfounded claims.
“We wish justice for our moms and those that killed them must be made to face the regulation,” she added.
Officers from Haki Africa who had paid a go to to the households mentioned they may pursue this matter and guarantee they get justice for his or her kin.
Fredrick Odhiambo, an officer from Haki Africa mentioned it’s time to begin the dialog that seeks to finish these heinous acts towards the aged folks in society.
Hussein Kadhi Chief Government Officer of Haki Africa expressed his concern over the elevated instances of killings of the aged in numerous elements of the nation.
He mentioned over the previous 12 months about 40 instances have been reported with Kisii and Mombasa registering the vast majority of instances.