Kenya: Sodomizing two boys and defiling a minor – man gets life imprisonment
Posted by African Press International on June 8, 2013
- BY JACK MARWA , Kenya
Jacob Kahiga Ndung’u was found guilty of sodomizing two boys aged twelve years at Fara-inya village in Nyandarua County
According to the charge sheets, on diverse dates between May 2011 and June 2011 in the village forcefully sodomized the minors.
The court was told that the accused who was a teacher in the Ragia Forest Primary school ordered the boys to go and cook for him in his house later to sodomize them forcefully.
The children narrated in the court how the accused threatened them with dire consequences if they dared disclosed to anyone.
On the next incident the accused a teacher, order a nine-year old girl to go and fetch the water in a nearby river and cook for him.
It was at this point, when the minor came back got the teachers undressed and forcefully defiled her in promise that she could pay her Sh 10.
In her ruling, Naivasha resident magistrate Esther Bhoke pointed out that the prosecution had provided enough evidence that the accused committed the acts.
She said that it was unfortunate that instead of the accused protecting the minors had gone to an extent of losing trust with the children.
In mitigation the man pleaded for forgiveness, a plea that the magistrate threw it away and reminded that he had 14 days to appeal.