Famous lawmaker and politician from Wajir county, Ibrahim Abass has been reported dead after a short illness.
The Member of County assembly of Eldas collapsed at the airport as he was still waiting for medication. The President Uhuru Kenyatta’s communications service has sent condolence message to the family, describing Abass as progressive politician whose transformative leadership will be dearly missed by residents of Eldas Ward.
“The passing away of Mr Abass is a big blow to the people of Eldas Ward and Wajir County. The late MCA was a robust and progressive grassroots leader whose down-to-earth approach to leadership enabled him to provide practical solutions to challenges facing his constituents.” President Uhuru stated.
The Deputy President also eulogized the Abass’s family.