Woman in court over stabbing husband in Mikindani


Mombasa, KENYA:A 26-year-old woman was on Tuesday charged in Mombasa court for allegedly causing grievous harm to the husband.

Maureen Makena Kaunda is alleged to have caused grievous harm to her husband Ali Swaleh with a deadly weapon.

The court heard that Maureen allegedly stabbed her husband on October 21, 2018, at Mikindani area in Jomvu Sub County within Mombasa County.

The accused person pleaded not guilty to the charges before Mombasa resident magistrate Emmanuel Mutunga.

‘The accused person is released on a surety bail of Sh.300, 000 with one surety of similar amount’ said Mutunga.

The prosecution informed the court that the complainant was in critical condition at Coast Provincial General Hospital following the incident.

The case will be mentioned on 21 November.