Owner Of Collapsed Ruaraka Building To Face Murder Charges – DCI says.

The Director of Criminal Investigation DCI says the the owner of the collapsed building will face murder case.

“Following the collapse of two buildings in Kiambu county, detectives based in Kiambu have finalized investigations into the incidents and shall be arraigning a total of six suspects in court.” The statement on DCI Twitter post on Monday 21st, November read in part.

“In the Ruaka case where 2 people lost their lives, the owner of the building Jenniffer Kamau, who was arrested as she fled the country will answer to the offences of Criminal Negligence and Murder, contrary section 203 as read with Section 204 of the Penal Code.” It added.

DCI further details that four Kiambu County government officials from the planning department shall also face similar charges at the Kiambu Law Courts, tomorrow morning.
Meanwhile, Stephen Ngaruiya, the owner of the building that collapsed today morning shall appear at the Ruiru Law courts for the offence of constructing a building without requisite approvals.