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Man kills son, takes own life

06 November 2013, 11:22

Uasin Gishu - A man killed his two sons and committed suicide after a domestic quarrel with his wife at Soin village in Uasin Gishu County.

It is alleged that the man was infuriated after realizing that his wife had sold a portion of the maize they had harvested.

The deceased children were aged two and four years.

Following the tragedy, a traditional leader called on families to amicably resolve their domestic differences.

“We have a huge task as administrators of educating people on how to sit down and solve issues when they arise,” Sirikwa chief, Samuel Maritim, said.

Incidents of family disagreement over farm produce tend to increase in number especially during this maize harvesting period.

– CAJ News


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