ODM Homabay Branch Chairlady Monica Amolo Dies
Amolo is also a nominated member of the Homabay county assembly was travelling back home from an ODM rally addressed by party leader Raila Odinga at the Homabay stadium.
Among those who died in the accident were an unidentified woman, a primary school teacher at Ndhiwa and a male bodaboda rider.
The car they were travelling in is said to have rammed into a lorry ferrying sugarcane then swerved hitting the bodaboda rider.
In his condolence message former Prime Minister Hon. Raila Odinga said that the incident came as a shocker as he had had a good day with Monica and others during the campaign for the Homabay County senatorial by election candidate Mr. Moses Otieno Kajwang.
Raila added that Monica’s untimely death was not only a big loss to the party but also to the women leadership in the county where she took part in various mentorship programmes on women empowerment.
“On behalf of ODM and CORD and my family I wish to convey heartfelt condolences to the family of Dr. Amolo (Monica’s husband) and the families of the other three party members for the loss” Odinga said
The Cord leader eulogized Monica as a dedicated and committed selfless servant of the ODM party.
By Bonareri Samaha
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