Chief dies during World Cup semi-final showdown
SEE ALSO :Maputo’s imposing architectureShe said the chief was a staunch football fan. “I was called and told to go to Centre, Nambale, as my husband had been rushed there after collapsing. My husband was pronounced dead at the hospital. I was told he never uttered a word,” she said. Their kin The family wants a postmortem conducted to establish what killed the assistant chief. Eyewitness accounts said Mr Ekisa was seated on a chair and drinking soda when he collapsed.
SEE ALSO :Senate: Speakers reject trip“We want to know whether the death was caused by illness or something else,” said a family member. Residents of Olepito described Ekisa as a humble and dedicated administrator. The body was transferred to the Busia County Referral Hospital. Separately, boda boda operators have complained about rising insecurity after a colleague was killed and his body dumped in a maize plantation near Ebenezah along the Busia-Kisumu road. James Barasa, a brother of the victim, Daniel Okware, said insecurity was high and asked police to conduct frequent patrols.