Heartbreaking!!! Jubilee Candidate Dies Barely 3 Days To Polls


Jubilee Party candidate for Bogichora Ward in Nyamira County, John Onsomu Okebiro, has been confirmed dead

. Okebiro died today ,August 4 while receiving treatment at a Kisii hospital.


Okebiro fell ill on Thursday after attending a series of rallies in the constituency before he would be admitted to Ram Hospital.

The deceased is said to have succumbed diabetes. He was contesting for MCA on a Jubilee ticket.

He is the second Jubilee candidate from Gusii region to die in a span of less than three weeks.

Kitutu Chache Parliamentary candidate, Leonard Mwamba, died in a road crash along the Kisii-Oyugis Road mid July, prompting halting of Tuesday elections in the area.