Member of County Assembly in Kiambu County Muguga ward Eliud Ngugi has succumbed to covid-19.Reports reaching us, indicate the MCA has been battling covid-19 at the Kenyatta University hospital, but succumbed to the virus.The deceased becomes the sixth politician to have succumbed to the novel coronavirus since the start of the year.The health CS had in the past week said the country might experience a third wave which he urged citizens to be more careful.In the past few days, the number of cases reported have gone up as the number or deaths also seems to be rising day by day.
Jubilee officials in Kiambu confirmed that Ngige succumbed to Covid-19 complications after he was admitted to the hospital for a number of days.
Ngige was a member of the Committee on County Public Service and Administration. President Uhuru Kenyatta's party has not yet released an official statement on the death of the MCA, however, a number of his followers shared their condolence messages with the family
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