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Kenya: Show Some Sensitivity, MPs Ask of Social Media Community in Wake of Gakuru Demise

Photo: Joseph Kanyi/The Nation

Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru speaks all over a function in Nyeri on September 8, 2017.

Nairobi — Individuals of Parliament from across the political divide sent their condolences to the family of the late Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru who perished in a tragic Street accident at Kabati alongside Thika- Murang’a Road on Tuesday morning.

The legislators pleaded with Kenyans on the social media to sympathise with the household and permit them time to grieve.

MPs had been stunned With The Aid Of the way in which the information of the early morning accident and the next death of the governor had been casually taken care of By Means Of social media users.

Mathira MP Rigathi Gachagua recounted his domestic’s ordeal with social media customers while his elder brother and former Nyeri Governor the late Nderitu Gachagua was once sick.

“These social media individuals, when my late brother used to be unwell for a year they killed him a document 9 times prior to he eventually succumbed to cancer. I would like to ask them to understand public figures even have families. They’ve youngsters, sisters, better halves and household,” he said.

“As we wait to bury Gakuru let me ask the social media to permit the domestic to bury him in peace with out bringing plenty of different issues, speculation, malice and quite a few things which are needless.”

Kieni MP Kanini Kega and Mukurwe-ini MP Antony Kiai urged social media customers to be careful and sensitive with their posts and comments.

“I Feel It Can Be high time we will have to take extra precaution and be careful especially on such issues that is affecting our households and impacts so many individuals,” Kiai stated.

“We Have removed all the privacy from the households. This morning when Wahome Gakuru was being attended to in medical institution, he had already been declared lifeless By Means Of the social media,” said Tetu MP James Mwangi Gichuhi.

“As I stand here, his private assistant who can also be my constituent has been declared useless By Using the identical social media people on at the least four occassions. Happily, he is alive and kicking.”

Majority Chief Aden Duale (Garissa Township) and Deputy Minority Whip Chris Wamalwa (Kiminini) led legislators in describing him as a committed, visionary and tireless Chief.

“As it’s said within the Scripture, we plan however the plan of the Almighty God supersedes.” Duale mentioned.

“I’ve lost an excellent pal. It Can Be very unfortunate for the individuals of Nyeri, just the opposite day they misplaced Governor Nderitu Gachagua and as of late we’re seeing Dr Wahome long past. Ours is to hope for the Nyeri people that The Almighty God gives you strength and luxury,” Wamalwa brought.

Kieni MP Kanini Kega, Ainabkoi MP William Chepkut and Kimani Ichungwah from Kikuyu eulogised the late Nyeri Governor as a superb policy maker.

Endebes Robert Pukose, Ugunja MP Opiyo Wandayi, Kilifi North MP Owen Baya used to be easy, hardworking Chief with great attainable.

“Governor Gakuru was once a very simple guy and you would not even imagine the extent of schooling that he had he would mix every conveniently with one and all. We used to consult with him because the son of Mau-Mau,” Pukose narrated.

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