In Summary
  • The victim was also a soldier and the couple lived in Kahawa Wendani, Nairobi, where the incident happened.
  • Separately police in the city’s Industrial Area are investigating the death of a man who they suspect was swept by floods following onset of heavy rains.
  • In another incident, police shot dead two suspected hijackers and rescued two women at Athi River in the city’s outskirts.

Military police are holding a soldier who stabbed her husband with a kitchen knife, killing him.

The victim was also a soldier and the couple lived in Kahawa Wendani, Nairobi, where the incident happened.

The soldier, 28, was a Senior Private and his 25-year-old wife is a Private.

She is being held at Kahawa garrison.

“They were staying as husband and wife. They started a quarrel in the house and in the process she stabbed him on the left side of the chest. He died while undergoing treatment at Kahawa garrison,” according to a police report.

FLASH FLOODS

Separately police in the city’s Industrial Area are investigating the death of a man who they suspect was swept by floods following onset of heavy rains.

The body was found on a river bank at Lunga Lunga slums.

“The body might have been washed downstream to the scene by flood water,” according to a police report.

The body was found at 9am on Thursday.

HIJACKERS

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