KNH patient commits suicide over unpaid medical bills

A patient at the Kenyatta National Hospital has committed suicide by jumping off the seventh floor after he was unable to pay the medical expenses.

Maurice Chege had been discharged but could not be allowed to leave due to the medical bills.

He died on the spot after jumping off on Wednesday night.

His body was moved to the mortuary.

Elsewhere, a 27-year-old woman committed suicide in Utawala, Nairobi.

The body of the woman was found by a caretaker hanging in the bathroom of her house.

In Huruma, a 48 year old man was found dead in his sitting room but it was not clear what caused the death.

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