Last month, Mr. Julius Kirui, the head of Kericho County Governor's security detail alongside a prison warder were alleged to have beaten up two young men leading to the death of one. The December 3rd, 2021 incident occurred after the two young men; Leonard Kipyegon and his ally Emmanuel Kiprotich were suspected to have stolen a beehive from their neighbourhood in Brooke, Kericho East.
A family in Kericho is crying for justice after two men alleged to be the police hunted down two of their sons and torture, leaving the other dead over theft of beehives. According to Nation, the two officers are cousins and one is a bodyguard to a prominent politician while the other whose station has not been known took part in the murder.
Rift Valley based veteran news reporter attached to Citizen Television Martin Kosgey has revealed that his life is in danger. Recently, Kosgey posted on Facebook that a bodyguard linked to Kericho County Governor Professor Paul Chepkwony alongside a Prison Warder had beaten two men they suspected to have stolen from a bee farm.