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Trouble For Six Officers As IPOA Investigates Death Of Kianjokama Brothers

The story of the Kianjokama brothers have been surfacing on social media, as people ask for justice. Today the Independent Police Oversight Authority (IPOA) has released an update on the investigations

According to IPOA, investigations into the death of two brothers have been completed, six police officers believed to have been involved in the deaths of two brothers have been identified. The two brothers were found dead two day after they were arrested by police officer flouting Covid-19 measures. IPOA has, therefore, recommended immediate interdiction of the six officers involved and directed the DPP Noordin Haji to charge the officers with murder.

The authority further recommended that the officers should surrender any government store in their possession, including firearms, with immediate effect. The body has also directed the officers and their commanders to avail themselves to IPOA investigators immediately they are needed.

IPOA is also pursuing other charges including negligence in the performance their duties . At the same time, DPP Haji has ordered Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai to immediately arrest the six officers involved, so that they may not interfere with witnesses and or evidence.

“Based on preliminary investigations forwarded by the Inspector General of Police, I am shortly directing the IG to immediate arrest and arraign in court, in Nairobi, all officers involved pending investigations by IPOA to avoid any interference with evidence and or intimidation of witnesses,” Haji said.

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