A Kirinyaga man is recovering in hospital after his girlfriend nearly chopped off his genitals.

Eliud Kithaka, a stonemason was attacked Sunday morning by his former girlfriend who cut his genitals with a kitchen knife after a domestic quarrel at Thumaita village in Kirinyaga County.

The incident has shocked many people in the area. It is reported that Kithaka was sleeping in bed when his girlfriend of two years turned violent and almost chopped off his manhood.

Here is the police report:

FROM STAPOL KAGIO TO DIVPOL KIRINYAGA, WEST, KIRINYAGA COUNTY SUB: ASSAULT REPORT, Refer OB 21/10/10/2017 at 1100am, reported by one Eliud kithaka Ndaya K/M/A aged 40yrs from kangaru village of kagio alleged his wife namely Wanjiru K/F/A aged 38yrs chopped off his private parts last night while he was drunk and asleep. The motive was after he sold his piece of land, the wife suspected he enjoyed the proceeds with other women.

The motive was after he sold his piece of land, the wife suspected he enjoyed the proceeds with other women whereby she become furious and cut him. He was taken to

He was taken to medikam dispensary for first Aid and referred to Baricho hospital for further treatment. No arrest so far, the wife is at large , effort to arrest her in progress.