Susan Nyathira is currently serving a ten-year sentence in Nakuru's toughest jail for murdering her husband's suspected sidekick. The middle-aged woman has detailed how she planned and executed Ann Njeri's murder, as well as how she got herself into trouble. Susan, who now regrets her conduct, stated that her objective to discover if Njeri had an affair with her husband ended in tears, grief, and regret.
For many Kenyans, the term 'side chick' or 'mpango wa kando' is a common one. It is simply a woman who is not entitled to be a man's legal spouse with whom they enjoy conjugal rights. The cases have been rising in the country right from the unmarried to the married.