Murders in relationships have been on the increase the latest victim being 29 year old Grace Kagure who was stabbed more than 20 times by her husband.
Her murder comes weeksv after 6th year medical student Ivy Wangechi was hacked to death by Naftali Kinuthia. Here are major similarities between these two murders.
1.Both were in their 20’s
Ivy Wangechi was killed a few days to her 25th birthday.Grace Kagure on the other hand was 29 before her untimely death.
2.Both were stabbed
According to Grace Kagure’s neighbors she had more than 20 stab wounds.
These included one in her forehead and two on both sides of the neck. She also had a number of wounds on her abdomen and chest.
Ivy on the other hand was hacked with an axe before being stabbed by her alleged boyfriend Naftali Kinuthia ,She was buried weeks ago.
3.Both were killed by their lovers
Grace was killed by a man whom she had known for five years ,Ivy on the other hand was killed by a man she had known since her childhood.
It is alleged the two were lovers something her family strongly refuted.
4.Both had medical help offered immediately after the attack.
A nurse who lives in the apartment was called to confirm if Ms Kagure was still alive. She had already died.
There are however major differences between their death with the biggest being.
Ivy was attacked out of the blues who pounced on her as she came from Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital (MTRH) after concluding her ward rounds, according to police and eye-witness accounts.