A hearse with the coffin bearing the stays of Hillary Memusi led a funeral procession into Enkare Ng’iro Major Faculty grounds in Narok County.
Following carefully was a automobile ferrying shut members of the family of nominated MP David Sankok.
It stopped in the course of the compound with tents that had been put up for mourners, so Sankok, who was seated within the passenger seat, may disembark.
He was escorted to a close-by tent reserved for members of the family.
His spouse and youngsters adopted because the pallbearers positioned the casket in one of many tents.
The household of the MP held one another because the funeral ceremony was happening.
Memusi, a Second Former at Kericho Excessive Faculty, is alleged to have shot himself on Might 2 together with his father’s shotgun.
Two postmortem examinations performed at Longisa Hospital and Umash Funeral residence confirmed he died from a single gunshot.
The household eulogised their son as a cheeky boy with a way of humour. Within the eulogy, the reason for his dying was not revealed.
“It’s that reminiscence of Memusi that makes it laborious for us as a household to understand this second.
“It’s unusual, unreal, unbelievable, that Memusi will now not be with us. It is going to take us a protracted, very long time if ever, for to return to phrases together with his dying,” learn the eulogy partly.
Memusi was buried a day after a second postmortem was performed. Detectives led by Narok Felony Investigations Officer Mwenda Ethaiba mentioned they have to resolve the matter.
Samples for additional evaluation had been additionally taken.
Leaders allied to Kenya Kwanza Coalition led by Narok Governor Samuel Tunai attended the burial ceremony.
Nandi Governor Stephen Sang, Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen, former CAS and Narok governor aspirant Patrick Ntutu, Emurua Dikirr MP Johana Ng’eno amongst others additionally attended the burial.
In a message of condolences to the household, Deputy President William Ruto mentioned Memusi was pleasant, hardworking and accountable.
He mentioned he was a younger man who had simply began his journey.
Governor Tunai described Memusi as ‘’their baby’’.
“That is our baby. We’re all at a loss. We aren’t solely pals after we come to have a good time. We’re pals even while you cry. The complete nation is in mourning,” Tunai mentioned.
Governor Sang appealed to the companies investigating the dying of Memusi to be conscious of the household.
“We all know plenty of questions are being requested however we pray for the household and are calling on the companies to not give the household extra ache,” Governor Sang mentioned.
“We wish the federal government do knowledgeable work and never add ache.”
Ntutu referred to as on the federal government companies to permit them transfer on.
“No matter occurred, let’s go away it to God. Allow us to bury our son and transfer on,” he mentioned.
Narok West MP Gabriel Tongoyo mentioned the household needs to be given time to mourn.
“We beloved the kid. He left us abruptly. The household remains to be mourning.
“Permit them time and house to mourn at the same time as you conduct investigations,” he mentioned.