A forty five year old man from Ndalat village in Mosop Sub-County Nandi County has brutally murdered his thirty five year old wife and her three children aged eleven, nine and seven respectively due to family wrangles.
Confirming the ugly incident, the assistant Chief for Kabiemit sub-location said the suspect executed the incident at night and tried to kill himself with a knife but his efforts to take his life were proved futile and is currently admitted at Kapsabet County Referral Hospital receiving treatment under care of a tight security.
The administrator revealed that she received a phone call from one of the police officers at Kipkaren police post that the culprit executed the incident and presented himself to the police.
She added that the root cause of the incident is not yet known though it is suspected to have been fueled by the family disputes thus the police have launched investigations in the matter.
The bodies were retrieved from the scene and taken to Kimbilio Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.
She has asked the couples to consider dialoguing whenever there is a problem or a misunderstanding between them and avoid taking the law into their hands.
Elsewhere, Nandihills UDA MP aspirant Wesley Kogo is dead after the car he was travelling in got involved in a tragic road accident along Westlands road in Nairobi.
Confirming the incident, Nandi East Deputy County Commissioner Mr. Lenard Lengute said they received the sad news on Thursday morning.
Lengute said the deceased met his death on his way to Nairobi where he was going for a radio interview in one of the radio stations.
“The aspirant met his death on his way to Nairobi and his body is in Chiromo mortuary” Lengute added.
He asked Nandihills residents to be patient as police have launched investigations into the matter, urging them to be calm and avoid speculations.
The Deputy Commissioner said the deceased was a hardworking guy from Kipchamo area in Nandihills and was one among the many UDA MP contestants in the region and are very saddened by his demise at such a tender age.