By Chris Ojow
The State application for mental assessment
was granted after a brief submission before
Lady Justice Ngenye Macharia at Milimani Law
Court Nairobi County Kenya on Thursday 16th
April 2020 at 10.53 am East Africa Time.
Where the suspect Emmanuel Ambunya
Oyombe who was arrested on Wednesday 15th
April 2020 on allegation of killing University of
Leeds Student Carlton Maina in the sprawling
slum of Kibera Nairobi was to undergo for
medical check up.
The incident occurred in the year 2018 where it
is also alleged that the deceased while walking
back home in the company of friends after
watching English Premier league lost his life
after being shot.
The court was not informed by both the
State Prosecution and the defence on the
circumstances that led to the deceased being
Maina an electronic engineer at Leeds
University in UK
met his death on a holiday in Kenya, at his
home in Kibera sprawling slum Nairobi County.
The suspect will appear before Lady Justice
Ngenye Macharia on Thursday 23rd April 2020
where he will be charged with murder, contrary
to section 203 as read with section 204 of the
penal code cap 63 laws of Kenya.
It is alleged that on 22nd December 2019
Emmanuel Ambunya killed Carlton Maina 23
year old electric Engineering student of Leeds