Chief’s Wife Burns Down Property, Kills Boy or girl in Rongo

Chief's Wife Burns Down House, Kills Child in Rongo

A wife to a government official burnt down their house killing one particular baby.

Emily Odhiambo, a spouse of the community assistant main David Onyango, experienced quarreled with her husband when she made a decision to burn up herself collectively with the children aged, 3, 8 and 10 years.

Police in Rongo launched investigations following the female burnt down her property in South Kanyajuok an incident which left two other children injured.

Confirming the incident, Rongo OCPD Peter Kirui said that the 35-yr-aged woman locked herself in the dwelling with the 3 young children and then set it on fire.


The spouse, who was documented to have been away attending to his administrative responsibilities, was far too stunned to communicate to the push.

In accordance to experiences, the couple has had very long-standing domestic feuds that have led to repeated separations.

A relative who spoke to the push stated: “The two have been preventing routinely and the lady experienced been telling persons that she will do a little something unpleasant to punish the spouse for preparing to marry a next spouse.”

The relative additional additional: “It is very unlucky that she has involved her harmless children in the heinous punishment.”

In accordance to the police manager, neighbours served put out the fire but the 3-year-aged kid succumbed to major burns even though going through treatment method at the Migori County Referral Medical center.


The female and the two surviving youngsters are nursing their injuries at the exact clinic.


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