Activist Boniface Mwangi is trending on both Facebook and Twitter after his house in Lukenya, Machakos County was bombed.

According to the Kenyan photojournalist, politician, and activist involved in social-political activism, the thugs, who he believes had been sent by the state and Alfred Mutua sank the foundation of his house as well as robbed his construction workers in retaliation to remarks he made online about the Machakos Governor.

In a series of video clips the activist shared online yesternight, he explained that the house, which is located in Machakos County, was still under construction at the time of the attack showing the foundation had been destroyed.

Police are currently investigating the claims “Officers are on their way to the Lukenya property to check the claims,” National Police Service police spokesman Bruno Shioso said.

The attackers used improvised explosive devices in their mission. Some of the unused IED cables were abandoned at the scene.

Abandoned cables for explosive devices found at the house belonging to activist Boniface Mwangi.

Part of the partially damaged house in Lukenya, Machakos County.

Mwangi has reached out to the Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai and the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) asking them to open investigations into the incident.

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