By Chris Ojow
The lower criminal Court at Nairobi Milimani
was emotionally moved after it was informed
that the victims one of the twins three week old
died after being stolen from their mother at
Ogembo Market Gucha Kisii County.
The accused Lydia Nyaboke in her 20s was
arrested on 06 November without a warrant of
arrest and arraigned before Nairobi’s Chief
Magistrate Martha Mutuku on Thursday 19th
November year 2020 at 12.43 noon East Africa
Time, where she was charged with four counts
of trafficking in persons contrary to section 3
(1) (e) as read with section 3 (5) of the counter
trafficking in persons Act number 8 of 2020.
Where the accused Lydia Nyaboke pleaded not
guilty and her request to be granted for lenient
bond was disallowed pending a ruling on the
same and pre trial on Tuesday 24th November.
The Court was informed that on 14th October
2020 at Ogembo Market Gucha sub County in
Kisii County, Intentionally and unlawfully jointly
with others not before the Court Lydia Nyaboke
received baby A and B
from unknown parent for the purpose of abuse.
And in a separate charge the youthful female
lady was accused of unlawfully transporting
baby A and B from Ogembo
Market Gucha sub County, Kisii County Kenya.