Woman remanded for threatening to beat up dad over love affair
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A 52-year-old woman charged in a Nyeri court with threatening to beat her father over a love affair had her bond cancelled and remanded for one week after blatantly refusing to apologise for her conduct.
Esther Muthoni, who was out on a cash bail of Sh10,000, had been charged with threatening to beat her elderly father, Paul Kimani, for declining to allow her continue cohabiting with her suitor at her father’s homestead in Muthinga village, Tetu Constituency, Nyeri.
Muthoni had allegedly issued the threats to her father after he expressed displeasure with the arrangement and ordered her to vacate and move to another parcel of land he had allocated her.
It was at that time that the accused is said to have become hostile threatening to clobber him maintaining she had a right to stay in the homestead as well as continue with the living arrangement with her partner.