BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI, 6TH DEC 2017-It is shortly after 5pm on Wednesday and the plain carrying four Kenyans from South Sudan touches down at at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.Family members and friends could not hide their joy at the news they have waited for so long.
The four Anthony Mwadime, Ravi Ramesh, Boniface Muriuki and Anthony Keya however, sneaked out of the airport with journalists not getting an opportunity to meet them.
WWW.UPESINEWS .CO.KE could report that the move to hide them from the camera did not in anyway dampen the spirits of their families who were satisfied that finally they will have an opportunity to unite with their loved ones.
The four, and 12 other South Sudanese nationals were sentenced to life imprisonment in 2015 for allegedly conspiring to defraud the South Sudanese presidency of Ksh1.5 billion.
The move to set them free comes just a week after president Kenyatta held talks with his counterpart Salva Kiir.
The four Kenyans are set to be officially welcomed by by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday December 7.