Nyamira Governor John Nyagaramaâ€™s has lost a son to the cruel hands of death.
Ndemo Nyagarama died at the Nairobi Hospital on Monday after a long struggle with meningitis.
The news of his demise weighs heavily on the family, especially coming at a time the governor is also hospitalized in the US.
The county boss has been away for almost a month with the county under the stewardship of deputy governor Amos Nyaribo.
â€śHe could not breathe with ease and has been complaining of chest pains. The situation was not good at all. Let him rest in peace,â€ť the family member, who asked not to be named, said.