Thugs raid Homa Bay Governor Awiti's Nairobi house, steal Sh400,000

Homa Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti /FILE
Homa Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti /FILE

‎Criminals posing as police officers raided the house of Homa Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti in Hardy estate on Tuesday night.

The suspected thugs, who claimed to be from the

Directorate of Criminal Investigations, stole Sh400,000, jewelery and other valuables.

The thugs escaped on a motorbike after the 8pm attack. Awiti and his family were not present at that time.

No one was injured.

Last month, a businessman and a private security guard were shot and seriously wounded in a robbery at Karen, Nairobi.

During the said attack at 3D Lane, the businessman was shot twice in the leg by a gang of four armed with AK 47 rifles.