Nyamaiya MCA to be buried next week
The burial of Nyamira County Assembly majority leader Elijah Osiemo (pictured), who died in a road accident on August 7, has been set for Monday next week.
The funeral committee, under the chairmanship of Evans Onderi, yesterday said the body will leave Umash Funeral Home in Nairobi on Sunday morning by road for Nyamira county.
Burial will take place at the late’s Marara village in Nyamaiya division in West Mugirango Constituency.
Before the body leaves Nairobi, Onderi announced that a major fund drive would be held on Wednesday August 16, 2023 at All Saints Cathedral from 4pm.
Nyamira county Assembly deputy speaker Thaddeaus Nyabaro also confirmed that proper arrangements have been put in place to ensure the late majority leader gets a befitting send-off .
Osiemo lost his life during an accident which occurred at Maai Mahiu. His deputy Duke Masira and nominated MCS Priscilla Nyatichi whom they were travelling in the same vehicle suffered serious injuries but they are out of danger.