Kenyan Man Commits Suicide Over Inherited Wife's Infidelity

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A man from Obama village in Migori County, Kenya has committed suicide after he suspected the woman he inherited has an illicit love affair with another man.

The man named Milton took his like after he had a fight with his wife, seven months after they started living together.

According to the widow, called Anyango, they had a fight on Saturday and the man threatened to kill her over the alleged love affair.

"On Sunday when he came home I decided to sleep elsewhere as he had a very bad temper," said Anyango. After the woman left the house, the deceased man claiming she was with her secret lover as protest after they quarreled the previous day.

Anyango was quoted by Kenyan media saying she had been living with the deceased for only seven months during which he had threatened to kill her several times over an undisclosed illicit love affair.

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