Irene Maitethia death and the rise of students murder in Kahawa Wendani

On 4th April2017, news reached us on the cold blood murder of former Kenyatta University student Irene Maitethia in Kahawa Wendani. It is not clear why Irene Maitethia was killed, but according to media reports, her death is allegedly linked to lover.

UPDATE: Story was edited on 11:00 to read lover. Also note that Irene Maitethia is not a KU student. She completed her studies. Thanks to Rose for the corrections.

Irene Maitethia death

Irene Maitethia in photo was a Kenyatta University (KU) student who was murdered in Kahawa Wendani. A look into the killers and cause of death


KU Student Death in Kahawa Wendani

Kahawa Wendani is mostly inhabited by student from Kenyatta University.  Over the past years, there have been demonstrations over the rising cases of insecurity in the area. A number of students have been murdered in Kahawa Wendani under mysterious circumstances.


There have been no clear revelations on what exactly causes the deaths. Police Investigation do begin and within some few months they fizzle out.

How safe is your student in Kahawa Wendani

Hardly a week passes without reports of  KU  students staying off-campus having been robbed, or attacked. Kenyatta University has in several occassion through student leaders indicated that they are not responsible for  the security of students who live off campus.  They have however  gone ahead to provide a list of places their students can stay off campus which they say meets their standards.


The residential places include; Wel-star hostels, Meho victory hostel, supreme ladies hostel, wamaish annex girls hostel, ngaru girls hostel, prudence ladies hostel,  lifestyle ladies, st. mary’s hotel, annes ladies hostel, kagendeo complex ladies hostel, destiny park ladies and men hostel,  chez norah ladies, torrens ladies hostel, kind county hostel,  toiyoi hostel e.t.c  Find full list in this page.


You can also read  French government gives each former Garissa University student ksh. 150K

Do not miss our latest update on the investigation report on the cause of  Irene Maitethia  death!

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