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Man jailed for killing a senior city hall official via reckless driving.

Man jailed for killing a senior city hall official via reckless driving.

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A Kibera Magistrate has ordered a man who killed a senior retired city hall official to pay a fine of Sh50k or serve nine months in jail.

John Njuguna Ngugi was jailed and fined after pleading guilty to the offence of causing death by careless driving.

He killed George Muchiri Njenga after hitting him while he was in his car.

Muchiri is a retired senior city hall and his death came as a shock to the family.

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The accused person committed the offence on October 12 ,2023 along the Southern By-pass.

” Yes am sorry, i agree to have killed him after my vehicle lost control, ” he told the court.

Mwaniki gave him 14 days to appeal the verdict if he wished to do so.

” The mitigation is considered, the accused person has saved the courts time by pleading guilty, he is therefore sentenced to serve nine months in Jail or pay an alternative fine of Sh50, 000 ,right of apeal within 14 days”

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