Vocal blogger abducted, fingers crushed
SEE ALSO :EACC arrests Five Nyeri County officersHe also runs many WhatsAspp groups, where majority of members are teachers, education activists and journalists. Amunga narrated how the gang that seemed to have been waiting for him, roughed him up on Monday afternoon as he left the mall. He said he had attended a meeting with managers of an insurance firm and was headed for another when he was violently pulled out of a matatu. He had picked the matatu to the city centre at about 2pm when the drama unfolded. Amunga claims his abductors blocked the matatu at gunpoint then forced him out.
SEE ALSO :TSC, Knut make or break meeting starts“The four men claimed to be from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission. One had a walkie-talkie. He shouted, saying: “...afande! We have the target”. That was before he mentioned my name and ordered me to alight. They then handcuffed me and dragged me into a waiting car,” said Amunga. The blogger claims his abductors put a hood over his head and tied his hands using his neck tie. According to the blogger, they drove from the city to Juja, where the abductors hit his fingers using a hammer and inflicted some injuries on his ankle. “The crushing of my fingers clearly shows that these people were sent to silence me never to write anything again. They used a hammer that had an axe on the rear side,” he said. Abandoned him