In Summary
  • William Makori showed no sign of being disturbed and his death shocked his family and school.

The body of a standard three pupil was found hanging from a ceiling of his family’s living room on Sunday evening in Nyanko village, Kisii County.

William Makori, 10, allegedly committed suicide after his mother asked him to shelter their goats from the rain.


There was a downpour in the area.

The boy was a pupil at Riabamanyi SDA Primary School in Nyaribari Chache Constituency.

Nyanko Location Chief Charles Obonyo said villagers informed him of the incident.

“His parents told us that the boy appeared emotionally stable and had not shown any sign of being disturbed,” he said.


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