Matungu burial rushed after ANC, ODM supporters fight

ODM deputy leader Wycliffe Oparanya

ODM deputy leader Wycliffe Oparanya, who is Kakamega's governor, introduces the party's candidates for the Matungu by-election, David Aoko Were (seated, right), to voters while campaigning for him in Matungu on February 6, 2021.

Photo credit: Isaac Wale | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • While the family was at the gravesite, politicians and their supporters confronted each other at the field where a service took place.
  • Mr Nabulindo asked police to investigate the matter and bring to book those who masterminded the chaos.

A clash between the supporters of ANC and ODM’s candidates for the Matungu by-election forced a family to rush a burial in Matungu Constituency, Kakamega County, on Saturday.

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