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Woman Found Dead Inside Her House in Mombasa

A woman was found dead inside her house on Tuesday morning in Likoni Sub County within Mombasa County.

Police visited the house on Tuesday at about 10:00 am and collected her body to the Coast general hospital Mortuary.

According to the neighbor’s the deceased did not show any COVID-19 like symptoms before her death.

“On Sunday the deceased was complaining about stomachache and she was inquiring where she could get treatment but did not go to the hospital” said Joyce Wangoi.

COVID-19 symptoms listed by World Health Organization includes; fever, dry cough, and tiredness. Other symptoms that are less common and may affect some patients include aches and pains, nasal congestion, headache, conjunctivitis, sore throat, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell or a rash on skin or discoloration of fingers or toes.

The deceased was living alone in a single house and she had four children who were at their home in Meru County.

Another neighbor Monica Ngina said that the deceased may have died on Early Monday before the body was recovered evening.

“We reported the incident at Inuka police station on Monday late but the police officers informed us that since ferries were not in operational it was hard to collect the body on Monday and promised to collect it on Tuesday Tuesday” said Ngina.

She worked in a hotel near Likoni ferry but she had not been going to work since the government enforced curfew over the spread on the corona virus pandemic.

Ngina further revealed that they talked to the deceased mother in Meru County who told them to plan for the burial since they could not travel to Mombasa following inter county travel restriction.

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Likoni Sub County Meru County Mombasa Mombasa County Monica Ngina

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