NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 10 – The late Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery will be buried this Saturday.
A statement issued by CS Cleopa Mailu who is the Chairperson of the Joint Organising Committee, said the burial will take place at the family home in Bisil, Kajiado.
“There will be a memorial service on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at the Nairobi Baptist Church along Ngong road. The service begins at 930am and is open to the public. Members of the public are advised to be seated by 8:30am,” he added after a meeting of the planning committee at Harambee House.
Condolence books will be available from Tuesday at Harambee House, KICC, the Nairobi Baptist Church and all 47 county headquarters.
“Those who wish to pay tribute to the late Cabinet Secretary, may sign condolence books at these venues.”
The plans were announced as a post-mortem to determine the cause of death got underway at the Lee Funeral Home Monday.
Nkaissery collapsed at his home in Karen on Friday night and was pronounced dead on arrival at the nearby Karen Hospital.
He had spent the day at a prayer service at Uhuru Park before passing through the Bomas of Kenya as was his routine.
Already, staff at the establishment and the late Nkaissery’s bodyguards have been questioned as part of investigations to ascertain what caused the sudden death.