Nairobi, Nov. 26 -- Details of how a 62-year-old woman conspired with two other women to steal and traffic twin babies from Kisii County to Nairobi were revealed in a Nairobi court on Friday.

The accused, Rose Nyabeke Osoro, was arraigned before Milimani Law Courts Chief Magistrate Martha Mutuku, who heard how the elderly woman and her accomplices allegedly executed their scheme October 14, 2020.

It is alleged that Ms Nyabeke collected the twins from her younger sister, Caroline Nyaboke Makori, in Machorinku village in Gucha Sub-county Kisii and moved with them to Ogembo where she was joined by one Lydia Nyaboke Charles.

The two women then embarked on a journey to Nairobi but the five-day-old twins fell ill along the way.

Upon arrival i...