Sadly today has been marked with a lot of deaths around the country but most shocking of them all are the two devastating murders all committed by women.

Earlier on today a woman stabbed her boyfriend 22 times after finding a love message from another woman on her boyfriend’s phone in Buru Buru.

LOVE GONE SOUR: Wanjiru Kamanda (left) and Farid Mohammed (right).

Buruburu OCPD Richard Kerich said Mr Mohammed died in hospital while undergoing treatment for the multiple stab wounds on his back, stomach, chest and neck. Mr Mohammed has since been buried but police are waiting for a post-mortem report on his death.

In a separate incident a woman  confessed to hacking her mother-in-law to death in Kiambu county, saying Satan had also asked her to kill her mother and sister.Caroline Wanjiku, 29, reported to Thigio chief’s post on Monday saying she had killed her mother-in-law Ann Nyambura in Limuru constituency.


Wanjiku, who committed the crime in Gishobo village, Ndeiya ward, said visions of snakes coiling around her waist kept her up at night.

“On Sunday night when I went to sleep, the snakes visited me. They asked me to kill the three people they kept asking for, but I prayed to God and slept after they left,” she said.

“The following morning, they came again and asked me to kill them. I do not know what happened but I proceeded to the kitchen where my mother-in-law was and killed her with an ax.”She told the press, administration police and residents she also intended to kill her mother and sister but did not find them at her matrimonial home.