Activist dies in hit and run accident in Nairobi
22 January 2016, 16:48
Nairobi - It is a sad day for activist Boniface Mwangi after the loss
of a close friend of his last night due to a hit and run.
James Quest, a
prominent photographer and motorcycle enthusiast was last night hit from the
rear by an unidentified vehicle and left dying on the side of the road.
According to the police report, the photographer was found 40 meters away from
the point of impact in a position that suggested he was trying to sit himself
Boniface took to social media to eulogize his fallen friend,
blaming drunk driving for his sudden demise. He wrote “He was a Peacemaker.
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was Mr. Fix it for most of us. On a good day, James Quest would get you
anything you wanted. He could move mountains. He made magic happen.
He was our
supply line during protests, bringing us water and alerting us if there was
ever any trouble. Every time l was arrested, l was certain of the one face I
would see waiting outside upon my release: James Quest”.
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