Woman recovering after son stabbed her in the head- PHOTOS
A 60 year-old woman who survived a brutal knife attack is recuperating at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) after a successful surgery to remove a knife that was lodged in her head.
Ms Monicah Wanjiru, from Ng’arua, Laikipia West District, was stabbed by her 35 year-old son last week following a dispute.
The son stabbed his mother on her right temple with a kitchen knife.
Ms Wanjiru, a widow, was rushed to Kenyatta Hospital last Saturday.
The delicate surgery was conducted by a multi-disciplinary team of specialists who included maxillofacial, neurosurgeons, anesthetists and nurses.
According to the hospital, the patient is out of danger and may be discharged soon.