Man hangs himself after suspecting he had contracted HIV/AIDS


A man is said to have committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree branch in his compound in Narok County.

The Simotwet village, Transmara East, resident, is said to have been the father of one child whose gender is yet to be revealed.

Confirming the incident, Ololmasani sub-location Assistant Chief Richard Bett said that the unidentified man reportedly decided to end his own life after suspecting that he had contracted HIV/AIDS.

The incident shocked the area residents as well as his neighbors who said that he was still a young man.

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