KPLC manager dies in dawn attack
Posted Friday, August 15 2008 at 12:41
- A manager and a driver with KPLC shot dead.
- Assailants had laid an ambush.
- Manager died on the spot, driver in hospital.
A manager and a driver with the Kenya Power and Lighting Company were this morning shot dead by unknown assailants in Nairobi’s Madaraka estate.
Mr Meshack Monye, the manager in-charge at KPLC’s Limuru Depot, and his driver Mr Harman Liengo were about to set off for their work station when they were ambushed at about 7am.
A KPLC spokesman Gregory Ngalu told Daily Nation Online that Mr Menyo died on the spot while his driver was rushed to the nearby Nairobi West Hospital where he later died.
“The attackers were apparently waiting in the compound when the driver went to pick Mr Monye,” the spokesman said.
The thugs had earlier carjacked a taxi driver, forced him into the boot of his car, before driving to the