Barely 12 hours after the gruesome murder of a two year Old Jibril Mansur, Muslim faithful in Eldoret rested the remains of the young innocent child at the Muslim cemetery, Uasin Gishu County.
Mansur met his untimely death in the hands of her mother, 26 year old Christine Chepkogei who has since been arrested by the police.
Chepkogei alludes the Nefarious act to depression and a troubled marriage.
In the early morning incident Chepkogei is reported to have attempted to kill her six year old daughter Flavian Chepkoech at their West Indies home before attempting to also take her own life.
Flavian Chepkoech is currently admitted at the Moi teaching and referral hospital.
Sheikh Abubakar Bini who conducted the brief burial ceremony at the Muslim cemetery, Has condemned the murder and urged married couples to refrain from venting their anger on innocent children but seek marriage counseling or even divorce where need be.
“This is the first time we are seeing such a horrific thing among the Muslim community within Uasin Gishu,we are greatly perturbed by the loss of an innocent life and an increase in such cases across the country , we urge married couples to seek counseling or even divorce where need be instead of resulting in death”He Noted.