An 18-year-old girl from Kitulu, Muvuti Location in Machakos County is nursing serious injuries after being stabbed by her boyfriend. Confirming the incident Muvuti location chief Benjamin Ngomoli said that the girl who had recently completed her KCSE exam was rushed to Machakos Level 5 to get treatment as a search was started on the boy who is a Boda Boda rider.
Chief Ngomoli said that the duo was in a relationship and the boy got agitated after the girl held a party with her friends. When the boy saw that, he thought the girl was cheating on him and said that he was going to kill her and kill himself as they had a pact not to leave each other.
“I got a report that one of the Boda Boda riders in the area was in a relationship and they had some problems and it is being said that they had an “oath of love” between the two and during the incident where the girl threw a party after finishing their KCSE exam the boy was heard saying that he will kill the girl and them kill himself as they said they will never leave each other,” he said.
The mother of the stabbed girl said that she had been trying severally to separate the two after she heard that the boy threatened to kill the girl.
Chief Ngomoli sent out a stern warning to Boda Boda riders and youths who are getting involved in a relationship saying that love was not a must and it should not be forced.
Police have started the hunt for the boy after his PSV license, keys to his motorbike, and ID were confiscated.