x Eve Woman Wellness Readers Lounge Leisure and Travel My Man Bridal Health Relationships Parenting About Us Digital News Videos Opinions Cartoons Education E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise BULK SMS E-Learning Digger Classified The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
Login ×

House girl, 22, to serve life for defiling 6-year-old boy, infecting him with STI

Readers Lounge - By The Standard

A 22-year-old house-help has been sent to life imprisonment for defiling a six-year-old boy in Migori County.

Neema Matiko Thomas, alias Aunty, was accused of defiling the minor at Central Kamagambo location in Rongo sub-county, Migori, last March 30.

She was said to have infected the minor with a sexually transmitted disease.

Rongo Senior Resident Magistrate Raymond Lang’at ruled that the house-help deserved no mercy, even after she pleaded for forgiveness and a lighter sentence.

The magistrate ruled that although Neema was a first offender, the offence she had committed required stiff punishment.

He said the accused not only defiled the boy but also made him sick. “The boy had to be put on medication, which had huge negative impact on him,” said Lang’at.

  2. 1. Confessions: I resent my two-year-old and come up with excuses not to spend time with her
  3. 2. British woman, 26, becomes mum to 14 orphans after gap year trip to Africa
  4. 3. Parenting: Most mums and dads wish for super powers
  5. 4. Most parents wish they had a superpower to help with parenting, study

The accused has 14 days to appeal the sentence.

Stay Ahead!

Access premium content only available
to our subscribers.

Support independent journalism
Log in
Support independent journalism
Create an account    Forgot Password
Create An Account
Support independent journalism
I have an account Log in
Reset Password
Support independent journalism
Log in