The woman from Eastleigh who went missing on June 15, 2021 has been found alive.
Hafsa Mohamed Lukman, 23, went missing five days ago and was last seen in Kamukunji area. Her video undergoing torture while pleading for her release went viral.
Hafsa’s abductor(s) had reportedly demanded a ransom of KSh5 million failure or they kill her. Detectives working on the case traced the abductor(s) calls to Nairobi’s Kayole area.
She was found by police abandoned in a locked house in Matopeni area, Kayole, and is currently at Kayole Police Station recording a statement before being taken to hospital for medical check up.
The family says that they did not pay the ransom the abductor(s) was requesting.
Cases of kidnappings and children going missing have been on the rise in the country.
In a meeting with Interior CS Fred Matiang’i, regional commissioners and county commissioners have vowed to work closely with the public and the police to ensure that the vice is curbed, going into the 2022 General Election.