Teenage boy takes his own life due to non-payment of fees
13 September 2016, 22:50
Nairobi – A 17-year
old form four student in Elgeyo Marakwet county took his own life after he was
sent away from school due to non-payment.
According to The Star
the Sambiriri Boy’s Secondary school student was sent home on Friday but his
body was only found Monday morning.
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Police boss, Emmanuel
Rono suspects the teenager took induced poison on Monday morning.
“We suspect he took
his life due to school fees problems. We ask parents to counsel their children
when they face problems,” said Rono.
So far several people
are being questioned.