Ex-Mungiki leader Maina Njenga shot and wounded along Nyahururu-Nairobi highway

Former Mungiki sect leader Maina Njenga.

Nyahururu, Kenya: Former Mungiki sect leader Maina Njenga has been shot along Nyahururu-Nairobi highway.

Njenga, whose convoy of two vehicles was sprayed with bullets, is being transferred to Aga Khan hospital in Nyahururu.

Nyandarua County Commander Hamisi Mabea has confirmed that five people who were with Njenga in his vehicle are dead.

Two others who were in a separate vehicle were critically injured and have been rushed to Nyahururu District Hospital.

The assailants in small vehicle overtook Njenga's convoy which was heading to Nyahururu at Suera and started shooting at them.

More to follow....

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