A 35 year old man commited suicide by hanging in Mikuyu village, Kathiani sub county of Machakos county.
The incident was confirmed by Mikuyu assistant chief Peter Ngovu who said that the reason as to why the man took his life is still a mystery to the family since he left no suicide note.
He said that his body was found dangling from the roof of his house by his family who were unaware of what was happening.
He said that the man had seperated with his wife years ago and was living with his mother and his child.
“No one knows the reason as to why he chose to take his life,he had not quarelled with anyone at all we will just leave the matter to the police to unravell it“, Said Ngovu.
The chief warnes residents against resolving to suicide once faced with difficulties in life.
“Suicide shouldn’t be an option when undergoing difficulties, people should learn to seek proffesional help in such situations,visit counsellors talk it over with church leaders or trusted family members and find a solution instead killing yourself”, He added .
The body of the man was taken to Machakos level five hospital mortuary for preservation as police dig into the invidence for investigations.