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Pictures : Kevin Oliech is laid to rest in Kisumu

Football darling Kevin Opiyo Oliech was laid to rest today in an emotional funeral service hosted in his rural home in Seme, Kisumu County.

Kevin breathed his last in Berlin, Germany where he was receiving treatment for cancer.

His funeral was attended by family and friends of the football star. Among them was Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko.

Here are photos from the burial ceremony;

Governor Mike Sonko Via Twitter last Thursday morning announced that he will cater for some of the funeral expenses for Kevin’s funeral which he did.

The governor said that he knew Kevin for many years through his brother, Dennis.

He mourned the late Kevin as a prolific footballer just like his brothers.

Kevin played for Nairobi City Stars and Mathare United.

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