ANC Leader Musalia Mudavadi’s Mother Dies in Hospital

Amani National Congress (ANC) Leader Musalia Mudavadi’s mother, Hannah Mudavadi, has died.

Her death was announced by Mudavadi in a statement on Twitter on Monday morning, December 28.

The ANC leader disclosed that their family matriarch succumbed at around 5am while undergoing treatment at the Nairobi Hospital.

“On behalf of the entire Mudavadi family, I wish to announce that our family Matriarch, Mama Hannah Atsianzale Mudavadi, has gone to be with the Lord. She rested at 5.00 am today at the Nairobi Hospital. She was 92 years old,” Mudavadi revealed.

“As a family, we are devastated by this loss but are bearing it with grace. Please remember us in your prayers. The Lord gives and the Lord takes. May our dear Mum’s soul RIP,” he condoled.

FORD-Kenya leader and Bungoma Senator Moses Wetangula sent his condolence message shortly after news broke, describing her as the pillar of her family.

“My deep and heartfelt condolences to my brother Mudavadi and family following the demise of family matriarch Mama Hannah. She’s been the strength and pillar of the family for many years. Let’s mourn in the name of the Lord,” Wetangula condoled.

ODM leader Raila Odinga condoled with Mudavadi and his family stating that the family has lost a pillar.

“The loss of a mother devastates for a long time. And so I learnt of the passing of my friend Mama Hannah Atsianzale Mudavadi with lots of pain. Deep condolences to my friend @MusaliaMudavadi and his family. The pillar may be gone but you must soldier on. My prayers are with you,” Raila condoled.

Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya also described the Mama Hannah as a generous, humble, charismatic, insightful and hardworking woman.

“We will miss her wise counsel, knowledge and support. My prayers and thoughts to her family led by my brother Hon Musalia Mudavadi. May God grant you immeasurable comfort and strength to bear the loss,” Oparanya condoled.

More to follow

Do you have a story you wish to tell? Oppressed at your work place? You have news? Tips? Exposé? You need to be heard??

The Kenyan Herald will carry your story. Share with us on email editor@kenyan-herald.com or info@Kenyan-herald.com or news@Kenyan-Herald.com

Do you have a comment about this article?