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Rapper Octopizzo denies beating boy, 19, now dead - 3 weeks ago, 00:06

By: Anyango Otieno

A Kenyan rapper is at the centre of events that led to the death of a teenager in Nairobi’s Woodley estate.

Henry Ohanga, popularly known as Octopizzo, in a phone conversation, claimed Kenneth Abom, 19, broke into his house last Thursday.

Kenneth reportedly ran to their house on the fourth floor with a cut on the right side of his head and blood-stained shirt.

According to witnesses, who are also residents of Newbury court in the estate, Kenneth fled as Octopizzo pursued him.

“He was immediately told to stop and told that Kenneth was a resident,” said Anthony Wanga, a neighbour.

Abom’s family described Newbury court as a quiet and peaceful neighborhood where everybody knew the other residents and was shocked by turn of events.

His brother, Paul Abom, said Kenneth dashed to the bathroom to clean himself up and the next thing they knew he had fallen through ...
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