BY CORRESPONDENT,LIKUYANI,14TH AUG 2018-Likuyani MP Enock Kibunguchy has spoken since Sunday night when the assassin’s bullet almost killed him.The incident though left his long serving driver dead.
The incident in Soy trading centre along Eldoret-Kitale road.
Kibunguchy, who is serving his second term, said he was the target of the attack, which occurred at 9pm at Highway Motel pub.
Speaking to the press in his Eldoret town office, the MP said the incident took place after he left a funds drive in aid of St Peter Catholic Church in his constituency.
He said he went upstairs the building to meet his friends and moments later he heard several gunshots in the parking lot.
“Then an armed man walked towards the pub wearing a mask and ordered everybody to lie down,” he said, adding that the lone man started to look around the faces of patrons but he was unable to recognise him because all people were lying on the floor.
The attackers drove off in the MP’s car after ransacking the pockets of the deceased, Douglas Wabomba, and stealing two mobile phones and an unknown amount of money.
Detectives from Western and North Rift regions have since recovered the vehicle at Kipsomba area along the border of Uasin Gishu and Trans Nzoia counties.
Detectives has launched investigations into the incident and police are in pursuit of the attackers.