Homabay Senator Moses Kajwang’ is in mourning following the death of his mother Mama Dorcas Akumu Ajwang' who died on Sunday.
Kajwang’ took to Facebook to share the sad news, describing the deceased as a strong-willed woman who defied all odds to raise a family and see her sons succeed in life.
"A matriarch has fallen! You are in the safest place, where your body shall pain no more. May heaven welcome you Mama. It is well madam teacher," stated the Senator.
Former Prime minister Raila Odinga led the party supporters and Kenyans at large in condoling with the family.
"To the family of Mwalimu David Ajwang Nyakwamba, please accept our condolences on the passing of mama Dorcas Akumu Ajwang’.
"Mama Dorcas gave us fine public servants who have served our country in different capacities and will continue doing so while she is away. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult moment. Peace be with you." Wrote Odinga.
The deceased was the mother to the late Sen Gerald Otieno Kajwang’, Hon TJ Kajwang’ (Ruaraka MP), Hon Peter Kajwang’ (MCA Kaptembwa Ward Nakuru), Senator Moses Kajwang’ among others.