A Nairobi man was sentenced to 6 months in jail after he was discovered responsible of assaulting his spouse, who finally misplaced considered one of her enamel.
The courtroom heard that Rodgers Natembeya beat up his spouse Irene Nafula utilizing a picket stick after a disagreement over their daughter’s faculty charges.
The incident occurred on the couple’s dwelling in Kawangware Stage Two in Dagoretti the place the accused busted the door open because the complainant went to open the door for him.
He consequently attacked her and beat her up until she misplaced her tooth.
Justice of the Peace Derrick Kuto mentioned that the suspect triggered grievous hurt to his spouse and slapped him with a six-month jail time period.
In his defence, Natembeya pleaded with the courtroom to have mercy on him since he was solely appearing out of feelings.
His spouse additionally tried to withdraw the case however the Justice of the Peace denied her request stating that she ought to have withdrawn the case on the police station.
Elsewhere in Makueni, a 33-year-old man was on Friday, February 17, 2023, fined Ksh100,000 by a Makueni courtroom for threatening to kill his mom.
Showing earlier than Resident Justice of the Peace Elizabeth Kemei, the accused Kyalo Nzomo was discovered responsible of threatening to kill his mom Norah Nzomo Francis.
Nzomo dedicated the offence on January 3, 2023, at 10:00 pm at Ikaasu village, Ituka sub-location within the Kathonzweni location.
The accused was armed with a metallic rod at his mom’s home when he threatened to kill her.
The accused threatened to kill his mom and burn her inside the home.
Probation Officer Henricus Odero famous that though Nzomo is a first-time offender, he had been beforehand reported to the chief’s workplace and Kathonzweni police station for bodily and verbally abusing his mother and father and stealing from relations.
“Though that is the primary time to convict Nzomo in a courtroom of legislation, the offender tends of committing offences, apologizing and reconciling with the relations, solely to repeat the identical offence,” Odero famous.
The courtroom heard that Nzomo’s mother and father needed to search a one-day refuge in a neighbour’s homestead in 2021 after the accused chased them away.
His mother and father pleaded with the courtroom to punish their son for the ache and disturbance he has subjected them to and rehabilitate him away from the group, far-off from the extreme abuse of alcohol and medicines.
The suspect was remorseful and pleaded for leniency from the courtroom as a result of he dedicated the offence whereas beneath extreme abuse of alcohol.
“The offender is unsuitable for a non-custodial sentence as a result of the social help construction has expressed unwillingness to accommodate him in the neighborhood in an occasion of quick launch as a consequence of his felony tendencies,” Odero added.
The Courtroom fined Nzomo Ksh100,000 or to serve a one-year sentence in jail.
He has 14 days to attraction.