The officers now identified as Evans Amalemba Mutamba succumbed to his injuries after a deadly attack by Militias while on duty.
Police officers led by his colleagues conducted a colorful ceremony at his home where many attended to witness his send-off.
In a statement by the national police service the officer was a senior police until his untimely demise.
National Police Statement
Members of The Kenya National Police Service Family stood out to give their last respect to the Late Apc Evans Amalemba Mutamba ( Detail 2009) at Lurambi - Kakamega County . The late Officer was Serving at Rapid Deployment Unit [RDU] C- Coy Eastern Command [NEP].
Special thanks to CIPU - Kakamega County for your support. As a Family we thank all National Police Service members who participated in the same under the Leadership of Rapid Deployment Unit Headquarters and all Rdu Field Formations.
May his soul rest in peace
Fare thee well Mutamba.
Many across the internet have expressed their deepest condolences to the family and friends of the late senior officer
Some named him as a great gentleman who knew how to interact with his peers, he died in the line of duty making sure that lives of innocent kenyans were protected.
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