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Man arrested after killing nephew over Ksh 9M insurance

A man has been arrested on Tuesday for killing his nephew so that he could benefit his 9M life insurance.

Evans Masaku Kasyoki was arrested in Kasarani, Nairobi County after being unmasked by Citizen Tv documentary “murder for profit.”

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Confirming the arrest was Nairobi regional CID Boss Nicholas Kamwende who said they were able to arrest the suspect after members of the public sighted him. Kasyoki is currently being held at Kasarani police station before being transferred to Kangundo police station where the crime was reportedly committed.

The nephew, Evans Makau, 27 was jobless before meeting his death and had two life insurance policies. One was with Jubilee insurance of Ksh 1 million and the other one was worth Ksh 8 million. Kasyoki is said to list himself as the beneficiary of the life insurance policy.

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Makau was then found dead metres from his home. I was then that Kasyoki started following with the money. According to forensic check of the insurance documents, forgery was noticed as bth documents had the same handwriting.

ICEA insurance terminated his contract as an insurance agent after the expose with the Directorate of Criminal investigation called for his arrest.

Slavian Mwangecho
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