A bit stricter in Kenya than the U.K.
By Paul Gitau and Wahome Thuku
"Two people have been sentenced to death by a Malindi court for violently robbing a fisherman of a packet of cigarettes and Sh40.
Malindi Principal Magistrate Dominica Nyambu sentenced Haidari Ahmed Shaibu and Ali Kassim to death after they were found guilty of the offence.
They were charged that on the night of February 24, last year, at Buntwani beach in Malindi District, jointly with two others not before the court, they violently robbed Hussein Bahhassan of one packet of Safari Blue cigarettes and Sh40.
Chief Inspector Dennis Onyango, who was representing the State counsel, informed the court the suspects accosted and attacked Bahhassan at the beach on his way to fish.
Mr Onyango said the four-demanded money from the victim".
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