Judy Wangui Confessed To Killing Mary Kamangara – Taxi Driver Tells Police


In a new twist of events, the driver who helped ferry the body of Mary Wambui Kamangara to Mugutha along Thika Road led police officers to a thicket where he and Judy Wangui disposed off the deceased’s body.

Michael Githae Mathenge on Friday led the police to a thicket in Ruiru where he says they disposed off Wambui body on the night of January 26.

It is here where officers found clothes used to wrap Wambui’s remains and a knife.

What the officers could not find was a carpet which Michael said was spread in the back seat of the deceased’s Mercedes Benz. This is where they laid her body.

Also missing is a gas cooker which according to the officers was used to kill the mother of two.

Read: Police Trace Car Belonging To Woman Killed By Husband And Mistress

According to an autopsy report, Wambui was hit with a blunt object at least nine times before she was suffocated.

Michael who runs a car hire business in Nairobi admitted to helping Wangui move the body from her kitchen to a dam where she contemplated drowning Wambui’s body while still in car.

But as fate would have it, she decided to abandon the car at Kwa Maiko market in Githunguri, Kiambu County.

He also told the police that Wangui confessed to killing the businesswoman whose husband Joseph Kori, she is believed to have been dating.

It is not clear where Mr Kori was as his wife was being murdered. Preliminary reports did however indicate that he was at Wangui’s Four Ways Junction apartment when his wife and mistress arrived and a fight ensued thereafter.

Michael is now seeking to turn into a state witness.

The case will be mentioned on February 13.

Do you know of a sensitive story you would like us to get our hands on? Email your news TIPS to  or WhatsApp +254708677607. 


Written by Eva Nyambura

Content creator at | Passionate about telling the untold story. Lover of life, music and technology. Simplicity is KEY


Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Kenya Power

Kenya Power Announces 14-hour Shutdown Of Post-paid Online System

“I Will Not Respond To Murathe,” DP Ruto Declares