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Kenya Born Australia Senator Lucy Gichuhi to Barry Her Daughter in Australia

Lucy Gichuhi who migrated to Australia in 1999 with her husband and their children has finally made decision on her daughter burial.

After Lucy became Australia citizen in 2001 she received her bachelor degree in law from the University of South Australia in 2015.

In 2019 Lucy joined politics and become the first kenya- Australia Senator.She also has a book about her journey of life in politics.

Lucy was born in mathira, Nyeri county in slopes of mt Kenya.She worked as an accountant before joining politics.she served as senator for South Australia from 2017 to 2019.

Lucy who is 56 years old won the Family First Party seat in the Australia parliament following a special vote recount of the April 2016 election ordered by high court.

Lucy Gichuhi will now burry her daughter in Australia after initially seeking to lay her to rest in Kenya

Peris Wanjiru who was 33 years old died a month ago.

The family had opened a fund page asking well wishers to help raise sh 3 million to bring her daughter remains to Kenya for burial.

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Australia Barry Her Kenya Nyeri Peris Wanjiru


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