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Jubilee Party Executive Director James Waweru is dead


By Jacob oluoch

Jubilee Party Executive Director James Waweru is dead.

Waweru passed on at Karen Hospital while receiving treatment.

President Uhuru Kenyatta has mourned ruling party Executive Director James Waweru, saying his death is a big blow to the country which he served with distinction for many years as administrator.

James Waweru took over the party’s operations last year in February following Jubilee secretary general Raphael Tuju’s road accident

Waweru also served as Nairobi Provincial Commissioner and as Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youths Affairs and Sports replacing the late Kinuthia Murugu under retired President MwaiKibaki’s administration.

“It is unfortunate that we have lost one of the most seasoned Kenyan administrator.Waweru’s commitment, personal discipline and loyalty to the country saw him rise through the ranks to be become a top public administrator.

“As the ruling party we’ve lost a trusted, loyal and efficient leader whose contribution as the most senior executive, has ensured our stability and progress,” Uhuru who is also the Jubilee Party leader, eulogized.

President Kenyatta prayed to God to grant Jubilee party supporters, the family of Mr. Waweru and all Kenyans fortitude and strength during this time of trial.