[VIDEO] Family of a Kenyan Man Murdered in Atlanta, Georgia Call for Government Intervention

Printer-friendly versionPDF version

The family of a 37-year-old man who is alleged to have been murdered in America is calling upon the government to intervene and investigate the circumstances surrounding their kin’s death. The family of Eric Chepkuto said they received the shocking news on 31st December 2013 at their home in Nakuru.

According to retired Kenyan ambassador to Sweden Micheal Sergon who is a family member, the family received news from other family members in us last weekend that Eric had gone missing before confirming that his body was found.

Eric is said to have lived in the state of Atlanta in Georgia since 1998 when he left Kenya for studies and had currently secured a temporary job before finalising his plans to return to Kenya in April this year.

- KTN

 

Mateso 's picture
Mateso

voice for Diaspora killings...

This seems to be a frequent occurrences of killing Diaspora here in America.

Please can we come together  with one voice and physical involve our Kenyan Ambassador into inquiring to the states government on motive of those killings which most of them goes on for longer without clear findings or with unknown suspects.

That would be me or you. Therefore, let's VOICE our ideas to assist each other in this land of many issues.

Rest in Peace brother, rest in peace  Eric Chepkuto !!!

Mateso 's picture
Safi wa Safi
Mateso, If you think one VOICE will help diasporans in America, mateso itakuzidia. There is no unity in America unless it is tribal, funeral or parting. Also, envy, jealous, misleads, misuses and hatred within diasporans have been the orders of the day for diasporans and this leads to isolations for which I believe the only SOLUTION is reliance on GOD's VOICE and protection (Fellow diasporans will forsake you and even do you harm, but GOD will never forsake or harm you).
Mateso 's picture
masika
That's very true,they try to bury you while still a live for no reason.been there
Mateso 's picture
IdaVethi
Amen Safi wa Safi. At times I tend to belief that you can be a super human when your comments have a Godly flavor. You are prtially right oncthat. Why partially? Beacause its partially tribal, partly social class and partially religious. Tribal? Most Kenyans will never attend events because my tribe is unknown and uncommon. Social class? Most of our people attend or participate on events that has to do with the elites, the educated, the haves, the famous etc. Religious? If you are not saved, born again, righteous...then you better be, you will learn it too late that that you have been a number or their network all along. For Mateso, embassies are created to serve leaders when they visit not you and me.
Mateso 's picture
Washington Osiro
@IdaVethi: You and Safi wa Safi are spot on. At the risk of shamelessly plugging my book, Ch. 11 titled "My Brother's Keeper" and Ch. 16 titled "Final Thoughts" capture the very essence of what you 2 are talking about...sadly, but oh so true... The book btw is titled "WUODA: My journey from Kenya to these United States"

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions to Mwakilishi.com.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

Facebook Comments Box

Follow us on Twitter @mwakilishi.

Featured Article

Registration for the 2016 U.S. Diversity Visa Program, popularly known as “Green Card Lottery”, is now open. Registration opened at 12: 00pm EDT and runs through November 3rd, 2014 at 12:00pm EST.

The program is run the by U.S. State Depart...

6324 reads

Featured Article

Watch the entire “TERROR AT THE MALL” documentary, which weaves together footage from over 100 CCTV cameras from the mall and witness accounts on the September 21, 2013 terrorist attack of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi. The siege left 71people dea...

5198 reads

Featured Article

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta was on Friday named the 2014 United Nations Person of the Year.

Mrs Kenyatta received the award for her efforts in the Beyond Zero campaign during the United Nations Day celebrations at Gigiri, Nairobi.

“...

1671 reads

Featured Article

An Atlanta-based Kenyan businessman took the Ice Bucket challenge Friday and donated Sh1 million to the Beyond Zero Campaign which is spearheaded by First Lady Margaret Kenyatta.

Mr David Karangu, the CEO of Ivory Chevy Auto Sales Company,...

1430 reads

SYNDICATED NEWS FEEDS

Aggregated Feeds