After conducting an autopsy on Ruth Matete’s husband, John Apewajoye, It has been concluded that he died of sepsis and other complications after suffering 60% burns.
Due to the severe burns, the diceases also suffered organ failure, this is according to the Government pathologist Johansen Oduor.
The former Tusker Project Fame winner however has not had it easy. She has been grilled by the Directorate Of Criminal Investigations twice after her husbands manager allegged that Ruth had a hand in her husband’s death.
Homicide detectives accompanied her to her home to collect samples from her house which was treated as a crime scene.
Even though the autopsy has been concluded, the Nigeriam Embassy has asked the Directorate Of Criminal Investigations to hold the body of the pastor until when they will give a greenlight for burial.
Apewajoye was rushed to Shalom hospital after he sustained burn injuries at their Wall Garden Estate home on March 30th 2020. He was later transferred to High Depndency Unit at Bellevue Hospital where he succumbed to death.
Robert Odanga, Ruth’s lawyer, said the gospel singer has filed two complaints, one against the gas cylinder company and the other against Bellevue South Hospital.