30 year old man with two wives commits suicide


A 30 year old man has committed suicide in Kerosa village, Kilifi County.

The deceased Jumaa Thoya Baya hanged himself on a tree using a motorcycle wire.

According to area chief Peter Kombe, he was alerted about a body dangling on a tree at a nearby playground and immediately rushed to the scene.

Kombe stated that the deceased who had two wives, might have killed himself due to depression.

” Reports that i have is that it might be depression because life here is very tough, you know we are experiencing drought”, he said.

The deceased who was a boda boda rider had cleared form four in 2019 at Mekatilili Secondary School.

However, his reasons for taking his own life still remains a mystery.

Kombe told Baraka FM that police have already launched investigations.