Granny perishes in Othaya fire
11 August 2015, 12:19
Nyeri - A 79-year-old woman on Tuesday morning perished in a fire at Rwatheini village in Othaya, Nyeri County.
Zipporah Wairimu was sleeping alone in her five-roomed semi permanent house when a fierce fire erupted at the house at around 2a.m.
Neighbours efforts to put off the fire were fruitless.
Area police boss, Joseph Mwika has said police are investigating the matter to establish the cause of the fire.
The charred remains of the granny were removed to Mukurwe-ini District Hospital morgue.
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