BREAKING: Kitui West MP Francis Nyenze is dead

Former Kitui West Mp Francis Nyenze. FILE/PHOTO.

Nairobi, KENYA: Kitui West Member of Parliament Francis Nyenze is dead.

The Wiper Party member and former National Assembly Minority Leader reportedly died at Nairobi Hospital on Wednesday morning.

Kitui Senator Enoch Wambua confirmed the reports.

The late Nyenze has been ailing for some time and during his swearing-in, he showed up to take his oath of office in Parliament breathing with the aid of an oxygen tank.

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