(KDRTV) – The Late Msambweni MP Suleiman Dori will be buried before Sunset today (Monday), a local newspaper has announced.
According to The Standard Digital, the MP’s funeral will follow strict Islamic rites.
Dori succumbed to cancer at the Aga Khan Hospital on Monday Morning.
Family sourced have said that he died at around 5:00 AM. It is said that he had been admitted at the facility for treatment.
Msambweni MP Suleiman Dori is dead. He was taken to the ICU after he suffered acute blood pressure. He died at the Aga Khan Hospital in Mombasa where he was admitted. pic.twitter.com/bLgpIUJ8N5
— jos muthami (@JosMuthami) March 9, 2020
Mombasa Governor Ali Joho eulogised Dori as a close friend and brother whose life will be a lesson to many.
“It is with a heavy heart and profound sadness that we mourn the passing on of a great friend and brother Hon. Suleiman Dori the MP of Msambweni. His life will forever remain a lesson of courage and true dedication to community service,” Joho said.
It is with a heavy heart and profound sadness that we mourn the passing on of a great friend and brother Hon. Suleiman Dori the MP of Msambweni. His life will forever remain a lesson of courage and true dedication to community service. Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un. pic.twitter.com/d4zQsEwEaI
— Governor Hassan Joho (@HassanAliJoho) March 9, 2020
On his part Siaya Senator James Orengo condoled with the people of Msambweni.
Saddened by the death of Msambweni MP Hon. Ramadhani Suleiman Dori. To the people of Msambweni and the family; please accept my deepest condolences and know that God loves you and will restore your spirits, give you peace, and strengthen you. R.I.P. Dori pic.twitter.com/AZMP4rhH4J
— James Orengo (@orengo_james) March 9, 2020
Dori was ODM’s Deputy Organizing Secretary.