Businessman shot 15 times in Nairobi
05 March 2015, 14:09
Nairobi - A businessman was shot 15 times by unknown persons in an assassination in Nairobi.
The man was shot 15 times after being waylaid by the assassins along Nairobi's Forest Road early Thursday morning.
The businessman is said to be a broker in land and real estate in the city.
He met his death while in the company of a woman who was shot in the head but is still alive and admitted at the Nairobi Hospital.
Gigiri DCIO Daniel Kandie said that the businessman a Paul Ngugi slowed down at a bump before the assasins shot at him and killed him on the spot.
Nothing was stolen from the businessman in the 2 AM incident.
Kandie said that preliminary investigations pointed to an assassination over a deal gone sour.
" Such incidences are commonplace sadly where businessmen go after each other. We suspect it is the reason but investigations are ongoing, he told News24.
The incident comes just a few weeks after Kabete MP George Muchai and his two bodyguards and driver were killed in a similar manner along the city's Kenyatta Avenue.
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