By Allan Otieno
A Standard eight pupil at Shadrack Kimalel Primary School in Ngumo, Kibra sub-county is now under police interrogation after cutting off a finger of a class three girl.
According to Child Protection Officer Humphrey Lando two knives were also recovered from the boy.
Lando says that the pupil has a tendency of bullying his colleagues and on this particular day, he was bullying the girl for shaving a funny hairstyle before chopping off her finger.
‘‘He attacked the girl, over the hairstyle, telling her that umenyoa kipara before cutting her finger,’’ Lando told Ghetto Radio News.
They police have launched investigations and the boy has recorded statement with the police.
Lando says that both parents have also been summoned before proper action is taken against the boy.
‘‘We are continuing with the investigations we must know how he got into the school compound with a kitchen knife and what led to the incident.. so far his parents have been summoned by the school’s authority,’’ Lando added.