Police probe suspected murder of Buruburu High School teacher

Police probe suspected murder of Buruburu High School teacher

  • The hotel says that he fell inside the pool while drunk.
  • The brother denies the claims, says he demanded CCTV footage from the hotel who said the camerasCTV were not functioning. 
  • He then insisted on accessing the main server and to his shock, he sees two men clobbering his brother and killing him.


The family of a Buruburu Girls High School teacher is seeking justice over the death of their son Nelson Amawichi who died on Saturday in a mysterious way.

According to the family,  Amawichi, alongside four other colleagues, had gone for a retreat in Diani, Kwale County, where his lifeless body was reportedly found lying in a swimming pool. 

The hotel says that he fell inside the pool while drunk but the brother denies the claims. According to the brother, he demanded CCTV footage from the hotel but was told the surveillance cameras were not functioning.

He then insisted on accessing the main server and to his shock, he sees two men clobbering his brother before throwing him into the pool. After the incident, the four friends to Nelson checked out from the hotel.

The hotel believes he was killed before being thrown into the swimming pool

The family is now calling on the respective authorities to address the matter and find the fleeing suspects whose whereabouts are unknown.

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