The late Kibra MP Ken Okoth has been cremated at Kariokor in the presence of close family members.
Previously a section of the late Kibra MP had opposed his cremation saying it was against his traditions.
Ken Okoth’s mother Angelina Okoth had opposed the move saying that his son should be buried at Kabondo Kasipul.
The burial plans had at yesterday been canceled as confirmed by ODM Secretary General Edwin Sifuna who cited logistic challenges.
Also agreed yesterday was the burial ceremony of the late legislator following an agreement between the family and the alleged second wife Anne Thumbi.
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Both parties agreed to get DNA samples from Hon. Ken Okoth will be obtained to determine the paternity of Anne Thumbi’s 5-year-old boy.
The relationship between the nominated MCA and Ken Okoth was made public by Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko who called for recognition of young Jayden Okoth.