Seven siblings from Kenya have refused to bury their brother who died two years in the past as a result of he deserted them when he was alive and squandered wealth.
According to The Standard, Clement Kariuki Kiraihira died in 2019 on the age of 69 and since then his physique has been mendacity on the Consolata Mathari Hospital mortuary in Nyeri after his brothers and sisters maintained they’ve disowned his physique similar to he deserted them.
The siblings stated the person bought his whole inherited land and squandered the large proceeds with a lady whom they solely knew was from Meru.
“Our father had directed that he (Karimi) shouldn’t get an inch of the remaining land. He had bought his land and misused the cash,” certainly one of his sisters, 53-year-old Beatrice Ngima stated.
She stated their father had warned the deceased towards promoting his share of land to non-relatives however he blatantly ignored him and did the precise reverse.
Karimi’s siblings don’t, subsequently, consider that he deserves an honest burial and will not be prepared to make use of their hard-earned cash for his internment.
On her half, Ngima stated regardless of calls by the hospital and native directors for them to bury the 69-year-old, they consider he’s a authorities baby and needs to be buried by the state.
Ann Wahito, 50, reiterated that their brother indifferent himself from their lives and was dwelling massive with whole disregard of them.
“I am a widow and cannot afford to bury him. The government should take up the matter and bury him,” she stated.
The septet has defied all orders from the federal government and the hospital to bury Karimi and even because the mortuary invoice hits previous half 1,000,000, they continue to be unshaken.
According to the household, Karimi obtained his share of land within the Lusoi settlement within the Seventies and he would quickly begin promoting the parcels of land to each keen purchaser. He lived life on the quick lane and all the time frequented leisure spots in Nyeri and close by counties. He additionally had a lady from Meru with whom they loved the cash.
The household admitted he was not involved with any of them, and although blood is thicker than water, they consider everybody reaps no matter they sow.