Ayimba's family seeks Sh2.7 million for hospital, burial expenses

The late Benjamin Ayimba's Funeral Committee chairman Joseph Ayimba (middle) addresses the media on the funeral arrangements of the fallen rugby legend flanked by family spokesman Oscar Osir (right) and  Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) chairman Oduor Gangla (left) at the RFUEA on May 24, 2021.

Photo credit: Ayumba Ayodi | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Gangla said a condolence book will be opened at the Union's office at the RFUEA with a funeral sub-committee also being put in place.
  • "Ayimba's death has been devastating and we once again send our deepest condolences to his family and friends,"said Gangla. "Ayimba served the country with distinction as a player and coach."

The family of the late former Kenya Sevens head coach Benjamin Ayimba needs Sh2.7m that will help offset his hospital bills and funeral expenses.

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