Students and Teachers at St. Joseph Nyabienga Secondary school in Kisii County were treated to a bizarre incident after a form three student was beaten to death by a prefect.
Shock as Prefect beats form three student to death over a Bible
Reports indicate that the student was pronounced death on arrival at the Tabaka Mission hospital.
According to Daily Nation, the student got into an argument with the school prefect after he was found reading a bible at 7am on Tuesday.
Confirming the incident, Kisii County Police commander Martin Kibet, said that his officers have launched investigations into the incident.
Students at the institution boycotted lunch protesting the incident as teachers called for the punishment of the culprit. The victim was the only son in his family and was in school courtesy of a well wisher after losing his mum in 2015.
Student committed suicide
This comes days after another form three student committed suicide at Nairobi women’s Hospital. The student had been admitted at the facility on Friday last, after complaining of stomach pains and vomiting.
The 17 year-old, who was a student at a school in Kikuyu, Kiambu County was found hanging in a toilet on Saturday afternoon, after it was reported that she was missing on her bed.
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