A woman in Mathare Slums burnt her two children using a red hot knife before taking off and leaving them in pain.
Ten Year Old Samuel Okundi and eight year old Phylis Achieng are said to have been locked by their mother in the house before she took a knife, placed it in a burning jiko and burnt them.
Jessica Muindi a children officer in Mathare Slums says the children were taken to their offices by members of the community who had witnessed the henious act with severe burns.
The children have since been taken to a rescue center but are in a stable condition. Police are yet to arrest the woman.