“Congolese” using Nigerian passport arrested in Kenya for allege murder
London, Jan. 10, 2021 (AltAfrica)-A man who claimed to be a Congolese but travelles around with a Nigerian passport has been arrested in Kenya for allege murder of a female lawyer, Kenyan online platform, The Standard reports
Christian Mwambay Kadima who has been on the run since the wee hours of the Friday morning, following the gruesome murder of the lawyer was smoked out of his hideout, in a city lodging hours after the gruesome murder.
Kenyan police said the man, identified simply as Christian Mwambay Kadima has multiple identities. “He uses a Nigerian Passport, but claims to be “Congolese” with South African descent”
He was arrested on Friday at 11pm at a lodging in Nairobi CBD after been linked with the murder of a female city lawyer Elizabeth Koki on Friday
“Detectives who have been trailing the suspect smoked him out of his hideout at a lodging in the city,” said a police report on Saturday.
The suspect is reported to have driven himself to Riruta before heading to a city lodging where he hid.
Kadima who was living with the deceased was spotted in the victim’s house on Thursday night.
The reports further alleged that the suspect (Congolese) was spotted leaving the victim’s house last night (Thursday night )before the body of the lawyer was found in a bedroom today morning,” reads a DCI report
The body of the lawyer was found in her bedroom on Friday morning.
According to the detectives, the incident was confirmed by the lawyer’s house help, who became suspicious that her employer was not awake at 10am.
“The house help grew suspicious when by 10am, her employer hadn’t woken up. She went to her bedroom only to find her body on the bed with bloody bruises.