Grandmother gouged out my eyes- Baby Sagini gives account in court.
Appearing before the court, Baby Sagini confirmed that his Grandmother gouged out his eyes.
Through a pre-recorded video, baby Sagini through a child expert told the court that the grandmother was the mastermind behind removal of his eyes before dumping him in the nearby maize farm.
Baby Sagini recounts that the defendant ( Grand mother) removed his eyes with her bare hands before being taken into the maize farm where he was found and dumped there.
He narrated that on the fateful day, he had been sent to fetch water , little did he know what will befall him.
While at Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital after primary medical attention at Marani Sub-County Hospital, the doctor attending to him, Daniel Nyameino, stated that Sagini’s eyes were leaking an ointment when he was brought in.
He had scratch marks on his right eye showing signs of struggle as the assailant gouged out the eyes, he stated that most likely, the assailants used a sharp object to do what they did.
Baby Sagini’s case has been on the headlines with people questioning why a family members will do such an awful act
His grandmother Rael Nyakerario, 84 has been pin pointed at the scene of her torture together with other suspects namely ; Alex Ochogo and Pacificah Nyakerario
The individuals are facing assault charges at the Kisii law courts, the case will proceed on March 17 and the final hearing on March 24.
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