Senator-elect Victor Prengei died after being involved in a road accident on Monday evening. He was rushed to Nakuru Level Five Hospital where he died. Nakuru Regional Police Commander Beatrice Kiraguri confirmed the news.
Senator-elect Victor Prengei died Monday night after being involved in a car accident in Nakuru.
As confirmed by Nakuru Regional Police Commander Beatrice Kiraguri, the young lawyer encountered a tragedy in his Gioto area along the Nakuru-Kabarak highway. He was on his way back to Kabarak from the city of Nakuru. After the accident, he was rushed to Nakuru Level Five Hospital where he was injured.
The deceased was sponsored in the Senate by the Jubilee Party. In early 2021, he was ousted from the ruling party along with Millicent Omanga, Isaac Mwaura, Waqo Naomi Jilo, Iman Falhada Dekow, and Mary Seneta Yiane. They were all facing disciplinary charges. Later, with the exception of Mwaura and Omanga, Prengei was pardoned by the party along with three colleagues, Waqo Naomi Jilo, Iman Falhada Dekow, and Mary Seneta.
Kenyans, leaders mourn
The sad news was received with great shock as Kenyans and their late counterpart Prengei took to social media to mourn.
“Good bye, my colleague. Victor Prengei, Senin’s nominee. We will always appreciate your tireless efforts in fighting for and protecting the rights of minority communities. We have lost a great leader. I sympathize with your family, friends and Ogiek community at large,” wrote Millicent Omanga on Twitter.
“Victor Prengei … Brother. Man this is very sad. What is this life really? Here today .. He is gone tomorrow. May the God of all seasons pass away. Sorry baby to his immediate family,” said Kericho Senator Aaron Cheruiyot.
“It is heartbreaking tonight at the loss of my friend and colleague Sen Victor Prengei.
“Shakespeare said – as the waves make us look at the shelly shore, So our minutes are fast running out; Each changing place and what lies before you. Bro, “Kipchumba Murkomen.
Senator-elect Victor Prengei has died.
Prengei died in a road accident on Kabarak-Nakuru road on Monday night.
The news was confirmed by Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka.
Prengei was a member of the Jubilee Senate.
Senator-elect Victor Prengei died this evening after being involved in a fatal road accident on Kabarak – Nakuru road.
Nakuru regional police chief Beatrice Kiraguri confirmed that the Senator was on its way to Kabarak from Nakuru when the accident happened in Gioto.
He was taken to Nakuru Level Five Hospital for medical attention where, unfortunately, he was injured in an accident shortly afterwards.
His Senate counterpart Millicent Omanga also confirmed his death while honoring the fallen leader.
“Rest in peace my colleague and my friend Honorable. Victor Prengei, Elected Senator. We will always appreciate your tireless efforts in fighting for and protecting the rights of minority communities in our nation.
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