Bomet Governor Joyce Laboso is dead. She has passed away at the Nairobi Hospital on 29th/07/2019 after succumbing to a long illness at the age of 59.
On July 14th, Laboso flew back into the country from her medication in India and the United Kingdom.
On Monday morning, the Bomet County Government had issued a statement saying that the Governor was “recuperating well.”
“The office of the Governor would like to reassure the residents of Bomet and general public that Bomet Governor Dr. Joyce Laboso is recuperating well and still under observation,” read the statement signed by County Director of Communications Ezra Kirui.
Her ailing became public on June 5 when ODM leader Raila Odinga accompanied by Kenya’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Manoah Esipisu visited her in a London hospital