Former television news anchor Louis Otieno used to sneak into the apartment of Ms Careen Chepchumba, the former Kenya power employee who was found murdered in her house four years ago, an inquest heard on Tuesday.
Mr Paul Ng’ang’a, a close friend of Ms Chepchumba’s family, told the inquest that Louis Otieno and the deceased were in a relationship.
He said Mr Otieno had stressed Ms Chepchumba over time and she had resolved to terminate their relationship.
“She had come to borrow money when she opened up to me what she was going through. She informed me that she was in relationship with one Louis Otieno, a famous person,” Mr Ng’ang’a said.
Mr Ng’ang’a, a business consultant, said the affair had strained Ms Chepchumba’s relationship with her parents.
“She was killed a day after a meeting to get her out of debt. The meeting resolved that Careen should return to her parents’ house and sell her household items to pay some of the debts. She also requested to be assisted to end her relationship with Louis,” he said.
Ms Chepchumba’s father, Hosea Kili, had earlier told the inquest that her daughter borrowed heavily to finance Mr Otieno’s lavish lifestyle…CLICK NEXT BELOW TO CONTINUE READING..