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City businessman killed in a hail of 15 bullets

Police are investigating the execution of a businessman along Forest Road in Nairobi early Thursday morning.

The businessman was driving towards the Central Business District when he was shot 15 times in the 2 a.m. incident.

Police say Paul Ngugi Kariuki had slowed at a bump on the road when the gunmen shot him at close range.

He was with a female colleague who was shot and seriously wounded.

She is admitted at Nairobi hospital.

Police suspect the attackers were after the businessman as nothing was stolen from the two.

Gigiri DCIO Daniel Kandie said they are investigating the incident.