Woman allegedly kills house-help for ‘sleeping with her husband’

By , K24 Digital
On Fri, 29 Nov, 2019 17:39 | < 1 min read
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A court in Limuru, Kiambu County has ordered that a 45-year-old woman accused of killing her house-help be detained for 14 days as investigations into her alleged crime continue.

The suspect, Sarafina Wanjiku, allegedly killed one Njoki on Thursday, November 28, in her [Wanjiku’s] house in Githirioni Village, the court was told. Njoki is said to be in her 20s.

Limuru Principal Magistrate, Sandra Ogot, also ordered that a mental examination be conducted on Wanjiku before she takes plea.

The suspect is said to have stabbed Njoki multiple times after accusing her of sleeping with her [Wanjiku’s] husband.

Wanjiku will be arraigned on December 16 to take plea.