Two Technical University of Mombasa, Kwale campus lecturers have been killed by gunmen who ambushed a university vehicle that was transporting them to the campus.
The two female employees are said to have been in the company of two police officers who guard the campus.
The officers as well as the driver were injured during the incident and have been rushed to hospital for treatment.
Terrified students have fled the campus for fear of their lives even as police officers were deployed to the institution.
A major haunt down is ongoing in Kwale County as police seek to arrest the assailants.