Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 

Angry mob kills four suspected thugs in Nairobi

02 January 2013, 14:37

Nairobi - Four suspected muggers were Wednesday morning lynched by an angry mob in a botched robbery in Kibera slums, Nairobi.

According to The Standard, two of the suspects in their early twenties died on the spot after being stoned by a crowd while two others passed on while being taken to the hospital.

A fifth suspect is fighting for his life in hospital after he was saved by police who were on patrol in the area, police and witnesses said. Locals said a gang of five had been attacking and robbing pedestrians along Karanja Road in the slum.

- For more visit The Standard

NEXT ON NEWS24 KENYAX

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Eugene Odanga
Kenyan musician moves on from fai...

Habida is moving on from a failed relationship. Read more...

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
5 reasons you fail to meet new pe...

So you are in a bar. How do you meet someone new and make it last? or how do you fail to? Read more...

Submitted by
William Korir
Why Raila badly needs Civil Socie...

The Jubilee coalition is killing the constitution and must be stopped, CORD leader Raila Odinga has complained. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Taxi driver arrested for JKIA the...

A taxi driver has been charged in a Nairobi court for stealing equipment worth KES 165,000 from Kenya Airways. Read more...

Submitted by
William Korir
Kalonzo going for 2017 presidency

CORD Co-Principal Kalonzo Musyoka says he is going for the presidency in the 2017 General Elections. Read more...

Submitted by
Eugene Odanga
Kenyan rapper gets married in sec...

One of Kenya's veteran rappers has gotten married in a secret wedding. Read more...