There was drama in Kakamega when a police officer collapsed and died yesterday after slapping a man in Kakamega. It is reported that the officer identified as Remko Madowo was transferred from Kabras Police station in Kakamega County to Kongit police post of Bungoma County.
Madowo was served with orders to report to his new station and had gone back to pick is belongings before he decided to pass by Malava shopping centre to chew Miraa (Khat). He was then joined by unknown African male adult when a scuffle ensued after the officer asked him he had joined him.
The law enforcement officer then slapped the unidentified man twice who in turn swore to report the matter to the police the following day. Madowo collapsed suddenly under unknown circumstances but passed away as he was being rushed to Malava Sub County hospital.
His body was moved to Kakamega Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem as the cause of his death is still unknown. However, residents are suspecting it to be some kind of supernatural power must have been involved.