H.E. FCPA Governor Wycliffe Ambetsa Oparanya visited former Senator for Kakamega County Hon. Boni Khalwale at his Malinya home to condole with his family after the loss of his beloved wife mama Adelaide .

“The late Adelaide was a loving and dependable wife and mother to her family and a dedicated public servant at Masinde Muliro University where she was a member of staff ” he said.

The governor added that the county through the ministry of Public Service and Administration will give support to see that Mama Adelaide is given a decent send off.

Hon. Khalwale on his part thanked the governor for finding time to visit and promised his support to see that the governor delivers his development agenda before the end of his tenure.

Deputy Governor H.E. Prof. Philip Museve Kutima also visited the former senator at his Malinya home to pass his condolences.

The late Adelaide will be laid to rest at her Malinya home in Ikolomani Sub county. Former Cabinet Secretary for sports, Rashid Echesa, MCAs led by Hon. Charles Imbali who represented the area MCA Hon. Edward Shibembe, area Sub county and ward administrators were also present.

MEANWHILE, Kenya Commercial Bank representatives held a meeting in Nairobi with senior County Government of Kakamega officials led by the governor H.E. Hon. FCPA Wycliffe Ambetsa Oparanya over receivership Mumias Sugar Company.

The closed door meeting was also attended by the CECM for Trade, Industrialization and Tourism, Mr. Kassim Were who chaired the Mumias Sugar Company Taskforce on revival of the industry. The Chief Officer Service Delivery, Ambassador James Ochami, MPs Hon. Benjamin Washiali and Emmanuel Wangwe were also in attendance.