Boy kills himself in Baringo after being suspended from school


A Form Three student died in Koibatek, Baringo county after drinking an insecticide.
The student from Poror High School is said to have consumed the insecticide following his suspension from school over indiscipline.
Area Chief Kennedy Kiago said the student has been staying at home after he being suspended from school.
The boy had been directed to return to school with one of his parents after being sent home over misconduct.
Kiago said the boy’s father was about to take his son to school as was indicated in the suspension letter but found his body at their home in Matumaini village.
“He was preparing to take the boy to school on Thursday when the incident occurred,” said Kiago.
However, when he went to look for him, he found him lying lifeless with a bottle of Triatix next to him.


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