A drunken cucu in Kanungu area of Gachie, Kiambu County has gone into hiding after she slashed her nine-year-old grandson with panga on head for no apparent reason.
Paul Ng’ang’a, the young boy is an orphan. Since death of his mother Ng’ang’a has been under care of his grandmother popularly known as Wamaster.
Ng’ang’a says he reached home from school on Monday and found his grandmother drunk. The woman who is an illicit brew seller set upon him and cut him several times on his head. One of his eyes
The boy was rescued and taken to Kihara hospital. His cucu has since gone into hiding. Residents say she has sold drugs and illicit brews for over five years but authorities turn a blind eye.