The breaking news of the death of Edwin Chiloba has shaken the internet and netizens now demand justice; At the same time, some section of Kenyans believe that his death must have resulted from his beliefs and stand; they still need those involved in the act to be brought into the action.
In the Mogombet area in Kapsaret, Uasin Gishu County, Chiloba’s body was discovered in a metal box along the Kipenyo-Kaptinga road, having been murdered. Reports indicate that a bodaboda had identified an unidentified vehicle dropping the box.
When Uasin Gishu police responded to the call and arrived on the spot, they discovered a decomposing body of a male dressed as a woman inside the box. The police are in the process of uncovering the mystery of the murder.
Here are some of the reactions from netizens who have demanded justice for the victim.
Hon. Moses Okoth ‘Sesso‘:SENSELESS, SHAMEFUL & IRRESPONSIBLE that’s what I call the Killers of LGBTQ Activists Edwin Chiloba. Why Should you kill Someone because of their Beliefs? We are governed by law and order.@DCI_Kenyamove with Speed and investigate the murder of Edwin Chiloba.He deserves Justice.
@habibomar201:People behind the brutal killing of #LGBTQ activist Edwin Chiloba must be called out. His senseless killers stuffed his body in a metal box. No one deserves to die in such a barbaric, inhumane manner. The right to life under article 26 of the CoK 2010 is absolute #JusticeForChiloba
Stephen Mutoro: Intolerance behind the brutal killing of #LGBTQ activist Edwin Chiloba must be called out. His senseless killers stuffed his body in a metal box in Kapsaret, Uasin Gishu County. While the motive is unclear, I hope@DCI_Kenyawill unravel the perpetrators. Condolences to his family.
@BPEI_Africa: As an organization, we received the news of the brutal murder of our very own Edwin Chiloba in disbelief. His senseless killers stuffed his body in a metal box in Kenya- Kapsaret, Uasin Gishu County. We shall ensure Eddie gets justice as we accord him a decent send-off.