Police are investigating circumstances that led to the death of an 86-year-old granny in Koinange village, Nyandarua County, in Central Kenya.
The body of Grace Wanja was discovered by her grandson on Monday. The deceased's TV, lead-acid accumulator and gas cooker were found missing.
It is suspected robbers set her house on fire after making away with the above-mentioned goods.
Elsewhere, police in Kisii, southwestern Kenya, are holding a suspect accused of stabbing to death his friend.
Ishmael Machuki was reported to have killed James Manduku Mose with a knife after a disagreement over an unknown issue.
"The two are said to have disagreed over an unknown issue. This prompted the assailant to draw a knife before stabbing the deceased," read the police report.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.