Mombasa Church members were left with no words after a pastor called his wife on the pulpit during a church service on Sunday, stabbed his wife then killed himself in front of the congregation.
A 55-year-old Pastor identified as Elisha Misiko stabbed his wife Ann Mughoi who was also a pastor in the church said they started together in the middle of a service.
It was reported by Kisauni police boss Julius Kiragu that Misiko died on the spot while his wife died at Coast General Hospital where she was rushed for treatment.
“He claimed that his wife was moving around with other men and she wanted to divorce him and get married to another man and also that she wanted to take the church and his property, which he said belonged to him, ” Kisauni police boss stated.
According to the church members, the two had issues with their marriage and at one point had reported to the police station in Bamburi to part ways.