The family of Homa-Bay Senator Moses Otieno Kajwang and Ruaraka MP TJ Kajwang is in mourning following the death of their father, Ajwang’ Nyakwamba.
The family patriarch breathed his last on 04 August 2021 and was eulogized by many for his role in raising successful children.
ODM chief Raila Odinga mourned the deceased noting: “I am deeply saddened by his death but grateful for having known and shared precious moments with him,” said Odinga in a tweet. “He was a respected community leader, educationist and Church elder recognized as such by all.”
Governor Ngilu mourned, “My deepest condolences to Homa-Bay Senator Moses Otieno Kajwang and Ruaraka legislator TJ Kajwang as you mourn the loss of your father Mwalimu Ajwang’ Nyakwamba. To the entire Nyakwamba family, Mungu awafariji wakati huu mugumu. May his soul rest in eternal peace.”
Evans Kidero condoled with the family stating: “My deep and heartfelt condolences to Hon Moses Kajwang and Hon TJ Kajwang for the loss of your father Japuonj Ajwang’ Nyakwamba. May the Almighty God grant strength, courage and comfort to your family.”
“Poleni sana Hon TJ Kajwang’, Senator Moses Kajwang’, Dr. Ray Kajwang’ and the entire Nyakwamba family. May Mzee Rest in peace. He will be dearly missed.” Mourned Homa-Bay Woman Representative Gladys Wanga.
“Japuonj Ajwang Nyakwamba has rested. A reputed and respected retired teacher, devout Seventh Day Adventist elder and dedicated community leader. Blessed to have fathered 3 parliamentarians and an MCA as well as other great children.
Condolences to my brothers and friends Sen. Moses Otieno Kajwang & Hon. TJ Kajwang for the loss of Jaduong. We shall meet in the glorious morning.” Mourned Industrialization CAS David Osiany.
The deceased is the father to former Homa-Bay Senator Otieno Kajwang, current Homa-Bay senator Moses Otieno Kajwang, Ruaraka MP TJ Kajwang and Kaptembwa Ward MCA Peter Kajwang.
The late David Nyakwamba Kajwang was a renown teacher and a passionate advocate for education in his community.