@DailyNation

Man dies after jumping from his 17th floor office in Westlands, Nairobi

2 months ago, 12 Oct 13:05

By: Nyaboga Kiage

A middle-aged man plunged to his death on Friday morning from his 17th floor office in Delta House building in Westlands, Nairobi.

Police said the man landed on the balcony of the second floor of the building but did not die on impact but he was pronounced dead on arrival at the Aga Khan Hospital.

Initial reports indicated that the deceased was a senior staff at a firm based in Delta House.

Kilimani OCPD Michael Muchiri confirmed that the man succumbed to his injuries.

“Investigations over the matter have started and we shall get to the bottom of the matter,” he said.

A crowd of curious onlookers milled around the building as they watched the man being rushed to hospital.

Mr Ibrahim Juma, who witnessed the incident, said that he heard a loud scream as the man came down before landing on the balcony.

“It is then that people rushed and helped him up before rushing him to hospital,” said Mr Juma.

Two years ago, a man had plunged from 15th floor of Pension Towers, on Loita Street, where he had visited his relatives.


Read More


Category: topnews news

Suggested

2 hours ago, 17:24
@CITIZENTV - By: Citizen Reporter
‘I will be back!’ Miguna reacts after court rules he is a Kenyan citizen

In his ruling, Justice Chacha Mwita further awarded Miguna Ksh.7 million for what the court found to be a violation of his human rights. ...

Category: topnews news
2 hours ago, 17:24
@CITIZENTV - By: Reuters
Trophies matter, insists Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash

Trophies matter, insists Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash ...

Category: sports topnews news
2 hours ago, 17:03
@CITIZENTV - By: Citizen Reporter
Handshake earns Uhuru and Raila honorary doctorates

President Kenyatta and Mr. Odinga were on Friday conferred with honorary doctorates for their historic handshake that brought the two political titans together. ...

Category: topnews news
1 hours ago, 18:04
@TheStar - By: Abel Muhatia
Christmas comes early as ERC slashes kerosene, petrol prices

Poor households that depend on kerosene will buy it cheaply for the next one month, according to the latest ERC review.The cost of kerosene has been reduced by Sh6.61 and will retail at Sh105.22.Motor ...

Category: topnews news
2 hours ago, 16:54
@DailyNation - By: Richard Munguti
Joy Gwendo freed, pays Sh1.7m that saw her jailed

Nairobi court frees former Jubilee nominated senator Joy Gwendo on bond pending appeal ruling. ...

Category: topnews news
2 hours ago, 16:42
@CITIZENTV - By: Wangui Ngechu
Police introduce daytime alcoblow tests to curb road carnage

Whatever you do this festive season, do not drink and drive no matter the time as police have launched daytime alcoblow tests on the roads. ...

Category: topnews news

@DailyNation

Man dies after jumping from his 17th floor office in Westlands, Nairobi

2 months ago, 12 Oct 13:05

By: Nyaboga Kiage

A middle-aged man plunged to his death on Friday morning from his 17th floor office in Delta House building in Westlands, Nairobi.

Police said the man landed on the balcony of the second floor of the building but did not die on impact but he was pronounced dead on arrival at the Aga Khan Hospital.

Initial reports indicated that the deceased was a senior staff at a firm based in Delta House.

Kilimani OCPD Michael Muchiri confirmed that the man succumbed to his injuries.

“Investigations over the matter have started and we shall get to the bottom of the matter,” he said.

A crowd of curious onlookers milled around the building as they watched the man being rushed to hospital.

Mr Ibrahim Juma, who witnessed the incident, said that he heard a loud scream as the man came down before landing on the balcony.

“It is then that people rushed and helped him up before rushing him to hospital,” said Mr Juma.

Two years ago, a man had plunged from 15th floor of Pension Towers, on Loita Street, where he had visited his relatives.


Read More

Category: topnews news

Suggested

2 hours ago, 17:24
@CITIZENTV - By: Citizen Reporter
‘I will be back!’ Miguna reacts after court rules he is a Kenyan citizen

In his ruling, Justice Chacha Mwita further awarded Miguna Ksh.7 million for what the court found to be a violation of his human rights. ...

Category: topnews news
2 hours ago, 17:24
@CITIZENTV - By: Reuters
Trophies matter, insists Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash

Trophies matter, insists Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash ...

Category: sports topnews news
2 hours ago, 17:03
@CITIZENTV - By: Citizen Reporter
Handshake earns Uhuru and Raila honorary doctorates

President Kenyatta and Mr. Odinga were on Friday conferred with honorary doctorates for their historic handshake that brought the two political titans together. ...

Category: topnews news
1 hours ago, 18:04
@TheStar - By: Abel Muhatia
Christmas comes early as ERC slashes kerosene, petrol prices

Poor households that depend on kerosene will buy it cheaply for the next one month, according to the latest ERC review.The cost of kerosene has been reduced by Sh6.61 and will retail at Sh105.22.Motor ...

Category: topnews news
2 hours ago, 16:54
@DailyNation - By: Richard Munguti
Joy Gwendo freed, pays Sh1.7m that saw her jailed

Nairobi court frees former Jubilee nominated senator Joy Gwendo on bond pending appeal ruling. ...

Category: topnews news
2 hours ago, 16:42
@CITIZENTV - By: Wangui Ngechu
Police introduce daytime alcoblow tests to curb road carnage

Whatever you do this festive season, do not drink and drive no matter the time as police have launched daytime alcoblow tests on the roads. ...

Category: topnews news
Our App