Photos of the Agricultural officer allegedly killed by bandits moments after the death of a woman and her two small children emerged online causing panic. The late Benjamin Sum was an extension agricultural officer. Sources revealed that he was brutally murdered by armed bandits who were marauding in Keiyo valley.
The county government of Elgeyo Marakwet is deeply mourning the murder of Mr. Benjamin Sum who is a dedicated Agricultural officer within the devolved unit as reported via its Facebook page. “The late Sum was going about his extension service duties to farmers in the valley, a job he did with passion, when the bandits ambushed him and took his life,” the post read.