Journalist found dead in mysterious circumstances in Nairobi home
02 February 2016, 15:26
Nairobi - A Nairobi based journalist has been found dead in his Nairobi home after disappearing for a number of days.
Mbogo Murage, who was an editor at the Star newspaper was found dead in his Kileleshwa home Monday night after disappearing for a number of days.
Relatives and friends said that he was on leave but had been quiet since last week Thursday and on getting worried, went to his home and found his door locked.
On breaking it down, a foul stench engulfed them only to find Mbogo lying face down in his bedroom with blood oozing from his nose.
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Nairobi Police boss Japheth Koome said that the editor's death was being investigated.
" The death was clearly not a work of external forces from the preliminary investigations. The post-mortem will reveal more with time," he stated.
He previously worked for the Daily Nation as well as the Standard and was known as a humble person.
His body was taken to the Montezuma and Monalisa funeral home.
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