Jackton Odhiambo, prime suspect in the murder of gay activist Edwin Chiloba's speaks.
Those who spoke to the journalist yesterday said Jacktone Odhiambo was an obedient person who was brought up in a Christian family.
They said Odhiambo’s father is a respected clergyman and chairperson of Nyumba Kumi initiative in Huruma area on the outskirts of Eldoret.
According to the parents, they cannot defend their kids, urging police just to do their work by arresting everyone linked in the Edwin Chiloba's brutal murder.
As parents, we cannot defend our children when they are involved in criminal activities. It is important for investigators to do their work and arrest everyone linked to the activist’s killing and ensure justice is delivered.” they said.
Jackton Odhiambo confessed to killing his lover LGBTQ activist and model Edwin Chiloba shortly after he was nabbed.
Police officers in Eldoret town on Friday, January 6, 2023, nabbed Mr Odhiambo over links to Chiloba's brutal murder.
Odhiambo confessed to the police that he was driven to commit the murder after finding out that Chiloba had another partner.
Following Odhiambo's confession, police are now investigating a possible love triangle.
Investigators want to retrieve security camera footage at Tamasha lounge in Eldoret where Mr Odhiambo and Chiloba were last seen dancing with friends as they ushered the New Year.
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