MY BOYS: Mother of Thika’s Sh50 Million KCB Bank Robbers Reveals Interesting Details About Her Sons!


The two, Halford Munene Murakaru, 32 and his brother Charles Mwangi Murakaru, 30, were this week arraigned in court along with one more person in connection with the robbery.

They are suspected to have dug a 30-metre tunnel to access the vaults of the Bank’s Thika branch and made away with the Sh50 Million.


The brothers’ mother, Esther Nyaguthii, revealed that the two are both Engineering Graduates who were brought up in Karura Village, Mathira.

Mr Munene is an electrical and electronics engineering graduate while his brother, Mr Mwangi, has a degree in agricultural engineering.
Records show that Mwangi was the number one student in Karura Primary School in the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exam of 2001, scoring 409 marks. He was admitted to Nyeri High School.