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Court remands 22-year-old house help for defiling 2 minors in Kenya


Kenyan police have arrested a 22-year-old house help for raping a 12-year-old boy for six months and forcing his 5-year-old sister to have oral sex.

The lady identified as Sabina Mwikali Muasya has been charged to court on Wednesday, August 18. The police said Sabina had on diverse occasions being intentionally and unlawfully forcing the 12-year-old boy into having sex with her at Kileleshwa Mosota Gardens in Nairobi County.

According to a police report, the mother of the two siblings reported the matter two months after the house help stopped working in the house.

“She reported that she came to know about the deeds after the house help left the house, at around 10 pm through a conversation between her 5-year-old daughter and the new house help while she was bathing her, that Sabina used to tell her to suck the private part of her brother”.

On hearing the conversation, the mother allegedly summoned the children and demanded to get the full explanation of what had been happening while Sabina was working for them. The children confessed that indeed Sabina had been sexually assaulting them.

Police later recorded statements from the children, they were later taken to the hospital for full medical examinations.

The suspect who appeared in the court with her three-month-old baby was charged with a total of three counts of offences and alleged to have compelled the 5-year-old girl to give oral sex to her brother who is aged 12 years.

The suspect pleaded not guilty to the charges against her, she however asked the court through her lawyer to be released on bail, saying she has a three-month-old baby who needs her care.

Nairobi Magistrate Jane Kamau ordered the accused to be remanded at Langata Women’s Prison awaiting a pre-bail report to be filed in court on September 1, 2021.

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