Depression is killing millions of people across the world. Kenya has not been spared as cases of suicide have become too common. every day there is a story of suicide related to social ties gone wrong.
Here is a story of a security officer who succumbed to pressure after the wife fled leaving him with 2 children
They had reportedly gone to check on him after he failed to report to work.
According to Bondo sub-county police commander Martha Ngetich, the officer had been living with his two little children after his wife fled several weeks ago.
It is suspected that the incident occurred as a result of domestic problems.
Mrs. Ngetich told Citizen Digital that the officer left behind a suicide note but declined to reveal what was written.
The body of the officer was moved to Bondo sub-county hospital mortuary awaiting a post-mortem as investigations into the matter continue.