The guardian of an 11-year-old school boy who died in a school dormitory has disputed claims that the child killed himself.
Maara police boss Johnstone Kabusia, said the class five pupil at Kajiunduthi Boarding Primary School hang himself using his belt on Monday.
He said the matter was reported by the school’s head teacher, Catherine Murithi.
“The boy had gone home after developing dental problems so he could be taken to hospital,” said Mr Kabusia.
After his tooth was extracted, the guardian accompanied him back to school and left while the boy went to the dormitory to keep his luggage,” said Kabusia.
The boy took long in the dormitory, prompting a colleague to go find out what he was doing. He found him groaning in pain with a belt around his neck.
He was rushed to Chogoria Mi...