Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya has condoled with the family of his chief of staff, who succumbed to Covid-19 on Thursday. Robert Sumbi passed away on Thursday morning at the Life care Hospital in Bungoma where he had been transferred by the Kakamega County General Hospital after his condition deteriorated on Wednesday evening. In a statement on Thursday, Oparanya said his death is a big loss to the county government. I have lost a close friend and ally whose advise and support has helped me in making key decisions," he said. Sumbi was to undergo dialysis since he suffered kidney failure and could not be attended to at the general hospital, being Covid-19 positive.
Source: The Star October 29, 2020 08:48 UTC