A family in Nandi Hills has been thrown into mourning following the death of their loved one, Nandi Hills parliamentary aspirant Wesley Kibet Kogo.
Kogo died in a grisly road accident on Thursday, April 7 in Kangemi, Nairobi County.
The United Democratic Alliance (UDA) politician who was popularly known as Tingeet died while heading to a radio show at vernacular radio station, KASS FM.
His body was moved to the City mortuary.
Kogo’s demise came as a shocker to many and he was eulogised as a promising leader.
Job Oyugi: From our days hustling back in 1st year at the University of Eldoret to the time you were the head of NDUSA to the time we served together in the UESO SGC, you as my Secretary General, to spending our time in Hostel A, never missing to watch football matches, playing draft and you training me how to play chess. I’m just lost of words.
Oscar Kipchumba Sudi: It’s sad and tragic to learn the untimely demise of the young Wesley Kibet Kogo a.k.a Tingeet. I first interacted with him during UDA aspirants forum at Deputy President’s Karen residence. He shared with me his dreams, vision and his candidature for Nandi Hills parliamentary seat. He was a very ambitious and vibrant leader who inspired many . Death has robbed us a true jewel.
Achilla Achilla Sirkal: Go well my friend Kogo Wesley Kibet. We fought a good fight in political arena back in campus and this coming election, you stood a high chance of Becoming the MP for Nandi Hills. It’s so sad the young ambitious man has rested through a tragic road accident.
Eunice Letting: Rest in peace Tingeet. Poleni to his family and to the entire Nandi Hills constituency it shall be well.
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