Kirinyaga: Man, 44, commits suicide after confrontation with mother over alcohol


A 44-year-old man committed suicide on Monday after a confrontation with his mother in Ndia Constituency, Kirinyaga County.

According to eye witnesses, Peter Mwangi, threw himself into a fish pond at a nearby farm where he drowned.

The mother of the deceased informed the police that she got into an argument with her son after she gave him over 10 kilogrammes of maize to sell but he used the money to drink illicit alcohol.


Ndia Deputy Sub-county Deputy County Commissioner Moses Ivuto said the body was taken Kibugi Funeral Home waiting postmortem