Police in Kisumu are looking for a ‘mganga’ conman who has been stealing from people in the name of ‘uganga’ and recovered Sh4 million in his house.
The police who were acting on a tip off, managed to rescue a man from losing the money after he had already paid Sh1 million and was about to pay another Sh4 million on Wednesday evening.
Police officers went in a dark room where the ‘witch-doctor’ Musa Osman popularly known as ‘Ndumba wa ndumba’ operates and recovered the cash.
The suspect who escaped the police and is said to have disappeared with the Sh1 million.
“I was awakened by commotion when police stormed the house. It was at this point that the owner of the house escaped and I was left confused,” said Mr Isaac a Nerby resident who was in the compound.
The victim of the scam Robert Otieno, had been asked by the con ritualist to deliver Sh5 million in cash, which he was to give the himat a posh house in Tom Mboya Estate, about a kilometre from Kisumu CBD.
Via: Daily Nation