Chania Boys Principal collapses in office, dies


Chania Boys High School’s principal Allan Macharia has died. The school head is reported to have collapsed during a meeting at the school on the afternoon of Thursday, July 23.

Thika Sub-County police boss Beatrice Kiraguri confirmed his death saying principal was pronounced dead on arrival at the Thika Level 5 Hospital.

Reports showed the school’s Deputy Principal Simon Wahome, said the deceased was in his office with the secretary and the school bursar when he developed breathing difficulty. He further stated that the deceased arrived at the school in the morning and held a two-hour meeting with a board member and a contractor over the construction of a new dormitory.