The political landscape mourns the loss of Mumbuni North MCA Gideon Kavuu, who tragically passed away at a Machakos Hospital on Saturday. The news of his demise emerged shortly after he was rushed to the hospital for medical attention by a relative.
Kavuu was a prominent figure and was recently seen attending the eighth National Devolution Conference in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu, alongside fellow leaders. His presence in the political realm will be deeply missed by his colleagues and constituents alike.
Elected on the Maendeleo Chap Chap party ticket in the August 9, 2022 elections, Kavuu demonstrated dedication and commitment to his role as an MCA.
His passing has left a void in the hearts of many, especially in Machakos County, where he served.
The news of his death was met with an outpouring of condolences from leaders across the spectrum. Foreign Affairs CS Alfred Mutua expressed his sorrow, stating, “Fare thee well mheshimiwa Gideon Saul Kavuu. What a loss of a humble and dedicated leader. My condolences to his family, Governor Wavinya Ndeti, his colleagues, and the people of Mumbuni North and Machakos.”
Machakos Governor Wavinya Ndeti also expressed her sadness over the loss of the MCA, highlighting his invaluable contributions to the County Assembly. She shared, “My thoughts and prayers are with his family, Machakos County Assembly, the entire community of Mumbuni North, and Machakos County at large during this difficult time.”