Man Who Battered Wife Over Food Arrested

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have announced that they have arrested a man who beat up his wife to a pulp because she had not cooked food for him by the time he got home.

The man identified as Naftali Luzuli pounced on his wife and beat her up almost to death because she hadn’t used the Ksh500 he supposedly left for her to buy food.

The victim, Valerie, is currently admitted at Moi Referral Hospital.

Read: 13-Year Old Girl Beaten To Death For Refusing To Marry A 60-Year Old Man

Pictures of the victim, which have been circulating on social media, shows her with a badly swollen face.

It is after the photo went viral that police responded and arrested the culprit who will be arraigned in court on Monday.

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Written by Francis Muli

Senior reporter at Kahawa Tungu, Muli has a passion for human interest stories. Believes in unearthing societal rots that have been hidden from the public eye.
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