Tension has been witnessed today in Thika Town after the body of unknown person is discovered hanging from a tree. According to report, all business was paralyzed as people flocked to the area to witness. The body was seen hanging on a tree, near the Thika Registry Offices. According to the World Health Organisation, nearly 800000 people commit suicide every year. Depression and mental health disorders have been known to lead to a majority of suicide cases in Kenya.
Other reasons include financial problems, relationship breakup, life stresses and illness. Furthermore, cases of suicide are also high among people in conflict, disasters and violence stricken areas. Therefore suicide is the second leading cause of death among girls between 15 and 19 years after maternal conditions.
Fellow brothers and sisters remember Covid 19 kills. Ensure that you wash your hands regularly with running water and soap. Avoid crowded areas and gatherings such rallies. Keep social distance from your friend and neighbors. Wear your face masks always.