Categories: Politics

2 Politicians Shot Dead In Night Attack

[Featured Image-Kenyan Police carrying body of a man shot dead at a past crime | Photo Courtesy]

Former Ukunda MCA aspirant Kombo Gude alias Kombo Chui and his friend Mr Nassib Diti were on Tuesday night gunned down by unknown assailants.

The two were fatally shot near Wembley Video Hall in Kibundani Village, Ukunda ward, Kwale county.

READ ALSO:Judge Odunga Finally Follows Maraga’s Directive After Rocky Tenure

According to Msambweni sub-county police boss Joseph Chebusit, the incident took place at around 8pm and the motive is yet to be established.

Locals said the two tried to escape on foot when the attackers fired at their vehicle but where felled by bullets.

“The politician and his friend were running for their lives after the attack and sustained several gunshots that led to their death,” a witness said.

Kombo Gude | PHOTO-Twitter

Gude contested for Ukunda ward seat in the 2017 General Election as an independent candidate after losing ODM nominations to Omar Kitengele.

The latter is serving his second term.

May they Rest In Eternal Peace…

kenyanwiki

Share
Published by
kenyanwiki

Recent Posts

Family Tussle Erupts Over Burial of Late Mama Oliech [PHOTO]

Two obituaries with conflicting dates of burial have opened up controversy over the burial arrangements…

2 years ago

Worrying Details Emerge on Nkaissery’s Mysterious Death

Controversial NRM leader Miguna Miguna on Tuesday morning released rather shocking details on the circumstances surrounding…

2 years ago

What Uhuru said to man who wanted to marry his daughter Ngina

An enthusiastic youth from Tana River County took President Uhuru Kenyatta by surprise after asking…

2 years ago

Ex-powerful minister Obwocha dies

Former West Mugirango MP Henry Obwocha has died in Nairobi Hospital after battling illness for…

2 years ago

Matiang’i finally Speaks on the Plumb Officer Kenyans Can’t stop trolling

Kenyans on social media had a lot to say after a photo of Cabinet Secretary Fred…

2 years ago

Drama Ensues as Brave Officers Chase Deadly Criminals into a Swamp[VIDEO]

On Thursday, Limuru residents and motorists along Nairobi-Nakuru Highway were treated to a movie-like scene when…

2 years ago