| OVERTHROWN JUSTICE | Appolo Amieno among soldiers cleared of roles in 1982 coup attempt

Share this:

Imagine being accused of mutiny, jailed and tortured after – which you are dismissed from the only career you ever loved. This is the story of Appolo amieno and many other ex – airforce men who were accused of being part of the 1982 attempted coup… in 2016, amieno and more than 280 others were found innocent by the court which ordered the kenya defense forces to have them reinstated until they retire honorably. But is as far as the case went. On this 38th anniversary of the 1982 incident, Enock Sikolia tracks down two of the former officers who narrate how the events of that fateful night, changed their lives forever.

Leave a Comment