20-year-old in Kenya confesses to a series of murders of around a dozen children

As the police announced on Thursday, Masten Milimo W. was arrested on Wednesday for the murder of two children whose bodies were found in a forest in Nairobi. During his interrogation, the young man admitted to having killed at least ten young people in recent years.

W’s arrest is a significant step forward in the investigation into a daunting array of alleged crimes against children in Kenya. In the past few weeks, according to the police, an average of two children a day disappeared in the East African country.