Maragua trader kills herself after complaining of rising debts

Maragua town

Shocked residents look into the well in Maragua town where the body of a businesswoman was discovered on January 27, 2021. It is suspected she committed suicide.

Photo credit: Mwangi Muiruri | Nation Media Group

A 37-year-old trader committed suicide on Tuesday night in Maragua town, Murang'a County, after spending her last three days complaining of dwindling business and mounting debts as a result of the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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