The Star (Nairobi)

29 December 2012

Kenya: Man Kills Self As Wife Leaves

GEM A 26-year-old man yesterday committed suicide following a domestic feud with the wife in Gem district.Benson Onyango Okoyo is alleged to have differed with his wife over unknown domestic issues before she left her matrimonial home in the company of their two children.

According to Asayi sub location assistant chief Geroge Otieno,on the material day,the deceased left home before returning back at night where he locked himself in his house.

His 45-year-old mother Florence Auma only stumbled on Okoyo's lifeless body dangling from a roof top when she took supper to him.Otieno added that members of the public responded to her distress call before calling the police removed the body.

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