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Mrs Osborne (Murder)

Volume 640: debated on Tuesday 16 May 1961

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72.

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what steps have been taken to bring to justice those responsible for the murder of Mrs. Osborne on 5th May; if he will instruct the Governor of Kenya to consult with all political leaders with a view to the issue of a joint declaration condemning such violence; and if he will make a statement.

A man has been charged with Mrs. Osborne's murder and remanded in custody. Intensive investigations are continuing. As regards the remainder of the hon. Member's Question, I would refer him to the reply which I gave to the hon. Member for Croydon, North-West (Mr. F. Harris) on 11th March.