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Landlord from Hell: Sick Mother Locked Inside House for 5 Days Over 1600 Rent Arrears

Residents of Langata specifically those residing in Masai Estate have been shocked after it was revealed the Landlord has locked a woman for the past 5 days inside her house. Roselyn Atieno was locked inside her house since Sunday for failing to come up with Sh16000 rent arrears. Due to the current state of economy and her health condition, Roselyn had not been able to work hence the delay in paying her rent.

According to reports by K24, the mother of one claims she was given a written notice to vacate the premises by August 15th by the landlord named Wilson Gacanja and his wife Elizabeth Gitiri Gacanja.

On the same day when she was packing her belongings ready to vacate the house, the landlord’s agent came with a police officer identified as Murathi Njeru where the two proceeded and locked the door of her house. They left her in the house where she has been trapped for the past 5 days.

According to her lawyer Roselyn who has been under medication is going through a hard time as her health has continued to deteriorate and she is in dire need of urgent medical attention.

“The treatment meted to our client is totally unacceptable and no human being should ever undergo such treatment no matter what they have done,” the lawyer stated. 

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