In Summary
  • The endless cry of the woman’s one-year-old toddler prompted her neighbours to come to the baby’s rescue.

Police in Mombasa have launched investigations to establish circumstances under which a 28-year-old mother of one allegedly killed herself.

The woman’s body was found in her house in Bamburi by her neighbours in what seemed to be a suicide but the note she left raised suspicions third parties may have contributed to her death.

The endless cry of the woman’s one-year-old toddler prompted her neighbours to come to the baby’s rescue.

To their shock, the neighbours found the toddler’s mother, Jackline Ngugi, 28, dangling from the fan of her room.

A neighbour said the woman’s death shocked them as she was “a happy lady” during her three-year stay at Fisheries in Kisauni Sub County.

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