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Emotions run high as friends & family hold a night vigil for CAROLINE WANJIKU, the businesswoman who was murdered and body dumped in Kajiado (PHOTOs)

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Friday, 26 February 2021 – Family and friends held a night vigil for Caroline Wanjiku Maina, a 38-year-old businesswoman who was murdered by business associates and her body dumped in Kajiado.

The emotional vigil took place at a hotel in Embu where the deceased businesswoman used to work before she moved to Nairobi.

She was described by friends as a promising young woman.

Her sister Pauline Muthoni described her as more of a mother than a sister and narrated how she helped her to secure a job.


“I have lost more of a mother than a sister. It is Carol who took care of me in my teenage years. She was jovial, bubbly, courageous and ambitious. I can’t imagine all that has been cut short. I wish they spared her life and asked for a ransom, I would have done anything within my power to save my sister’s life,” she said.

Sophia, one of Carol’s close friends, broke down while narrating how she took care of her 9-month-old baby when she went to work abroad and when she returned home after two years, her baby was still okay.

Here are photos of the vigil.

The Kenyan DAILY POST.