Mumias Sugar Chief Legal Officer shot dead by gunmen at home


The Legal Manager for Mumias Sugar Company was shot dead by unknown gun men at his home in Matungulu Kakamega County.

Ronald Joseph Lubya who was the company secretary and legal manager was shot once in the head by three gunmen who were demanding documents and cash at his new Matungu home.

According to police Lubya was with his wife when the gunmen attacked at around 10.30 pm.The wife was injured during the attack.

It is reported that the criminals stole household ‎goods and the family vehicle, a Toyota Harrier, which they used to escape in. Lubya, a seasoned lawyer for various companies had apparently received a call and got out of his house.


He had bought the piece of land where he built the house. He was confronted by three gunmen who shot him in the head and later dragged him to his house where they ransacked for documents and cash. They failed to get money.

They turned on the wife and harassed her. Western police commander Moses Ombati said the gang later loaded some stolen items onto the victims’ car and escaped.

“We don’t know the motive but we have a team on the ground looking for them. He died on arrival at hospital while the wife is in stable in hospital,” said the police boss.


Detectives from Mumias DCI are currently at the scene.
The motive of the attack is yet to be established.
Western Region Police chief Moses Ombati said three gunmen raided the home and shot him dead after failing to get money.


Early on Lubya had reported to the company security that his life was in danger. He told police some people wanted to harm or kill him over company transactions and that they were demanding money that was non-existent.

Detectives from Mumias DCI visited the scene .The murder comes barely a month after the giant miller was shut indefinitely following financial crisis.

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