Kevin Oliech, a younger brother to former Harambee Stars captain Dennis Oliech was today laid to rest in Seme, Kisumu County.
Brother to Harambee stars Legend and former captain Denis Oliech, Kevin Oliech was laid to rest today at their home in Seme, Kisumu County. The event was attended by family and friends including Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko and Embakasi East MP Babu Owino.
This was after he had a long battle with cancer which he succumbed to last week in while undergoing treatment in Germany.
In attendance was Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko, Comedian Jalang'o Mwenyewe, Kriss Darlin, Embakasi East MP Babu Owino, and Klassik Nation president Don Santo. In his speech, Sonko sent his condolences to the family plus he added that he needed the handshake to work and wanted ODM CSs in the cabinet. Sonko had previously pledged to take care of all burial expenses.
Babu owino also spoke sending his condolences to the family. he recounted how close he was to Kevin and they spoke while he was in treatment in Germany.
The former Mathare United striker (33), will be remembered as an energetic and philanthropic sportsman. His death comes barely a year after his mother, Mama Oliech also died of cancer.
May his soul rest in peace.