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Man Accidentally killed Son While Beating WifeTo Near Death For Refusing To Tend Goats

35 years old man, identified as Eyenae Ekwom killed his 2 years old son in Lopur village in Turkana county.

Ekwom is alledged to have accidentally killed his son who was carried by his mother on her back after attacking his wife.

The mother is said to have refused to tend her husband's goats inorder to take her sick son to hospital.

Mr Ekwom got so angry because his wife disrespected him. To him the gots were more important than taking the sick child to hospital.

According to villagers the man attacked his wife beating her mercilessly, unfortunately he hit the child with a stick on the head leaving him unconscious and the mother with face and leg injury.photo used for illustration

The villagers took them to the despensary where the child was pronounced death on arrival.

Mr Ekwom went into hiding after committing the inhuman act. A manhunt for the suspect has since been launched by our Turkana based counterparts. 

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