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7 schoolgirls arrested for attempt to burn school

05 November 2012, 17:26

Murang'a - Seven Mugoiri Girls High School students were on Monday arraigned in a Murang’a Court for attempting to burn down school buildings and being in possession of flammable substances.

According to Dail Nation reports, the six form one girls and one form three student appeared before Senior principal magistrate Elizabeth Osoro and denied the charges following the Sunday night incident.

The court heard that the accused Monicah Nyawira, Faith Njeri, Cynthia Wanja, Ivy Pat Muthoni, Christine Wangari and Susan Wandiri were caught with a jerrican containing diesel and match boxes and were planning to burn down school buildings.

- For more visit Daily Nation


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