chased him away from their matrimonial home in Kanjuku village in
Githunguri, Kiambi County Kenya.
plotting to forcefully acquire a 20-acre parcel of land that he
inherited from his wealthy mother, who died several years ago. His wife
was suspected to have hired unknown people to destroy a large coffee
plantation belong to him.
land. We have tried to reconcile through authorities such as the chief,
District Commissioner and even the County Commissioner to no avail,” Mr Nding’uri said.
seven years, and now fears for his life. So he has decided to come out
and cry for help publicly after more than seven attempts to report the
assault cases to the police failed.
mother’s instructions. Nearly all my front teeth broke off. I tried
filling a report at Githunguri Police Station but my attempts were
frustrated,” said Mr Nding’uri.
her in our matrimonial home. They are living together. I was forced to
rent a house in Githunguri after the pastor of the church that had taken
me in, was transferred,” he added.
down and charge the suspects who destroyed Mr Nding’uri’s coffee