Renowned University of Nairobi lecturer Ken Ouko is dead.
The university communications Director John Orindi said that Dr Ken Ouko, who is a sociologist, succumbed to COVID-19 complications on Saturday, August 1.
Ouko had been receiving medical care at the Aga Khan hospital in Nairobi.
His death now means that UoN has lost five lecturers to COVID-19 since the global pandemic hit Kenya back in March.
So far, the total COVID-19 caseload in the country has risen to 20,636. A total of 8,165 have recovered from the disease, as 341 have succumbed to COVID-19.