Wednesday, April 24, 2019- Sevelina Mwihaki Kamau, a former house help, confessed that she killed her eight month old daughter because she resembled opposition leader, Raila Odinga when she was arraigned before Kibera senior magistrate Renee Kamau, on Tuesday.
She is accused of killing her baby girl while at her employer’s place in Riverside, Nairobi on February 19th this year.
The prosecution told the court that the accused is a notorious bhang smoker who smoked the illegal substance during her pregnancy and after giving birth.
After killing the innocent baby for resembling Raila, whom she loathes, she hid her lifeless body.
Neighbors noticed the baby was missing and reported to Kilimani police station.
The magistrate directed that the accused should first undergo a psychiatric examination at Mathare Mental Hospital to determine if she’s fit to take plea.
The case will be mentioned on May 13th.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.