Burial of MP Sankok's son underway in Narok

Memusi Sankok's funeral service

The burial ceremony of Hillary Memusi, MP David Sankok's son, is currently underway in Ewuaso Ng'iro, Narok South.

Memusi was a Form Two student at Kericho High school at the time of his death. 

An autopsy on the body of Memusi revealed that the minor died of a gunshot wound. 

Mourners arrive at the venue of the burial ceremony of Memusi Sankok in Enkare Ng'iro in Narok on May 14, 2022.

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Several leaders, among them Deputy President William Ruto, are expected to attend the burial ceremony. 

MP David Sankok's family members during the burial ceremony of Memusi Sankok in Enkare Ng'iro on May 14, 2022.

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Narok Governor Samuel Tunai, Woman Rep Soipan Tuya, Narok East MP Lemanken Aramat and former Labour CAS Patrick Ntutu are in attendance. 

Mourners gather around the casket bearing the remains of Hillary Memusi Sankok during his burial ceremony in Narok South on May 14, 2022.

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A day after the 15-year-old boy allegedly shot himself dead, Sanko's first-born daughter, who was among the first to respond to the incident, recounted her last moments with her younger brother.

MP David Sankok's family members mourn during the burial ceremony of Memusi Sankok in Enkare Ng'iro on May 14, 2022.

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A distraught Rosemary Naserian Sankok, 21, told journalists at the family’s home in Ewaso Ng’iro that her brother had issues with going back to school. 

MP David Sankok's family members mourn during the burial ceremony of Memusi Sankok in Enkare Ng'iro on May 14, 2022.

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Moments before he died, the family had pleaded with Memusi to go back to school, and he had agreed to do so, Ms Sankok revealed. 

Nominated MP David Sankok and his wife Hellen break down during the burial ceremony of their son Memusi Sankok in Enkare Ng'iro in Narok on May 14, 2022.

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Memusi was set to join Form Three at his father’s former school, Kericho High. 

MP David Sankok is comforted during the burial ceremony of his son in Narok on May 14, 2022. 

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