DEAD: deceased Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph ole Nkaiserry

The Kenyan Cabinet Secretary of the Interior Major General Joseph Kasaine Ole Nkaiserry, has died.

According to a statement by Joseph Kinyua, Kenya’s Chief of Staff and Head of Public Service, the 68-year old Maj. Gen. Nkaiserry, who once served as Kenya’s High Commissioner to Uganda, died a few hours after he was admitted to Karen Hospital for a medical check-up.

‘It is with deep sorrow and shock that we announce the sudden passing on of Interior CS retired General Joseph Nkaissery. Gen. Nkaissery passed on at Karen Hospital in Nairobi a few hours after being admitted for a check-up. The country to be updated as more information becomes available,’ the statement by Kinyua indicates.

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Meanwhile, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has said the country will remain secure despite the death of Maj. Gen. Nkaiserry.

“There shall be no vacuum in securing our country”President Kenyatta, before appointing  Dr. Fred Matian’gi to head the security docket in an acting capacity.