Samuel Wamathai officially becomes the new Nyeri Governor
Samuel Wamathai sworn into office
Samuel Wamathai has officially become the new Nyeri Governor after taking oath of office on Monday morning.
Wamathai takes over from his boss, the late Governor Nderitu Gachagua who died in London last week.
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Gachagua the first Governor to die in office
Gachagua died on Friday after a long battle with cancer, becoming the first Governor to die in office.
His body is expected to leave London on Wednesday evening and arrive in Nairobi the following morning for burial.