Kenya Union of the blind has petitioned the government to investigate the death of a 10 year old student whose body was found inside an underground water tank at St. Odah School for the blind in Aluor, Gem Sub County.

The late student Fredrick Okoth is said to have gone missing on 27th June 2018 only for his body to be discovered the next day morning inside the school underground tank.

According to the union coordinator in charge of Nyanza region Mr. Charles Juma George, they have not received convincing information in relation to the death of the student from the school administration.

Mr. Juma who was addressing the press in his Siaya office said that they and the family of the deceased child have been left wondering hence the reason as to why they are seeking justice.

The late student was laid to rest at their home in Umina village, North Gem and since his death police in Akala have arrested a teacher in connection to the death.





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