Editor's Review

He had separated from his wife, a mother of two, in September 2021. 

A 63-year-old man has shot himself dead at the residence of her estranged wife along Muthangari road, Nairobi.

The businessman identified as Iyaz Mukhi is said to have arrived at the woman's residence armed with a gun around 9 pm.

He had separated from his wife, a mother of two in September 2021. She moved out of her matrimonial home and resorted to living in the apartment.

He is said to have apologized to his wife for the domestic feud that resulted in their Separation and begged her to return home.

The wife, however, refused to return home. Mukhi then pulled a pistol and shot himself dead in the chest. He used a Glock pistol to shoot himself.

Reports indicate that family efforts had tried to reunite the two unsuccessfully.

Police visited the scene and recovered a spent cartridge. The pistol had 12 bullets.

Police have launched a probe into the matter to get to the bottom of the matter.

The body of the deceased has been moved to the morgue awaiting postmortem.