Man dies in Nyeri after setting his own house on fire

A man in Nyeri is said to have passed away after he set his own house on fire after he a heated argument with his wife.

 The house burnt down in Nyeri

The 52 year old man identified as Dolph Gichuhi apparently arrived home drunk before he picked a fight with his wife. The neighbors who are already used to his ways however did not get involved until 2AM when they realized he had locked himself in the burning house.

The late Mr Dolph Gichuhi’s wife revealed that her husband was fond of beating her up and this time around he was aiming of killing her in the house by burning it down.

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However, efforts of trying to rescue the man bore no fruits as he was found burnt to death on his bed.

This is just one of the many cases of domestic violence witnessed this year.

There have been different cases of wives being hospitalized after being in abusive relationships, however  with all the counseling, they end up staying.

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