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A watchman manning Kagio market in Kirinyaga county, collapses and dies

A watchman reportedly collapsed and died at Kagio market, Kirinyaga county on today morning. The man is assigned to guard the market from thieves at night and open it for traders in the morning.

Caroline Wachira arrived at the facility today in the morning to open her business. However, she found the market still locked after which she called the watchman to open. After opening the gate, he revealed to Caroline that he wasn't feeling well, then he collapsed.

Caroline then called her friend to alert him about the incident. According to her friend, it was around 5:20 am when he received the call. He arrived after a short while and found the guard already dead.

An anonymous man who witnessed the incident said the watchman staggered before opening the gate. He then collapsed and died. They are waiting for the police to arrive and take the body to the mortuary for postmortem.

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Caroline Caroline Wachira Kagio Kirinyaga

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