Bobembe village shocked as man kills wife and hangs self.
A man has shocked residents of Bobembe village, West Mugirango in Nyamira county by killing his wife then taking his own life. His body was found hanging by the door while that of his wife was found on the bed.
Residents of Bobembe village, West Mugirango Constituency in Nyamira county woke up to the shoking events of a man who killed his wife then took his own life.
The man identified as George Asiba, a gospel musician, killed his wife Mary on the night of 5th October and later hanged himself. His body was found hanging by the door and that of the wife lay on the bed. This is after the neighbors noticed no one had woken up from the house and decided to go and check.
Police at the scene.
According to George’s suicide note, he claimed that his wife Mary had an extra -marital affair with a man by the name Edward Onyancha from Kenyambi, who he said is HIV positive. He continued to say that he was not ready to die with the disease. He also requested his relatives and most especially his mother to take care of his children, thanking her for encouraging him since it all started. . He finally asks his son Jackson to take care of his siblings Ayub and Juli and also his equipment.
Confirming the incident, area chief Peter Ndirangu said that there have been many cases of the sort in Nyamira county and most especially in his location. He advised area residents to seek better solutions to family disagreements so as to avoid such deaths. George was described as a God fearing man who always encouraged people with his music and even sang during funerals. The bodies were taken to Nyamira county Hospital morgue.
He is survived by three children.