Kiambaa Member of Parliament (MP) Paul Koinange is dead.
According to reports, the lawmaker succumbed to COVID-19 complications at the Nairobi Hospital on Wednesday morning, March 31.
In his condolence message, President Uhuru Kenyatta mourned Koinange as a dependable leaders whose undivided focus was the unity, stability, and progress of the country.
“The cruel hand of death has robbed us of a steadfast leader. A leader and gentleman whose undivided focus was the peace, stability, and progress of our country,” said Uhuru.
Uhuru further eulogized the departed MP as a keen and steadfast supporter of the country’s peace agenda through the National Assembly’s Departmental Committee on Administration and National Security where he was the Chairperson.
“Through the National Assembly Departmental Committee on Administration and National Security where he was the Chairperson, Hon Koinange advanced legislation and policy interventions that sought to create a peaceful, stable and tranquil nation,” added Uhuru.
Koinange who was elected on a Jubilee Party ticket had served as a member of the National Assembly for Kiambaa since August 2017.
He also served as the Chairperson, Departmental Committee on Administration and National Security.
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