Irene Kananu, a HR officer was strangled to death by her 25-year-old college student lover, Abdulkarim Njoroge in Kahawa Wendani, Kiambu, Kenya on March 31.
After through investigations, Kananu’s body was found naked with her head inside the fridge while her legs and hips were sticking out in her house at Kahawa Wendani.
There were no visible wounds but pathologists said she was strangled. Ruiru police chief, Isaac Thuranira, who confirmed the arrest said Njoroge was a regular visitor at Kananu’s house.
He said Njoroge drove out of the compound in the deceased’s car on April 3 alone. It is also alleged that the suspect withdrew Sh40,000 from Kananu’s M-Pesa account and used it to fuel the car. Meanwhile, Kananu was laid to rest on April 10.