Kenya's Ambassador to South Sudan, Chris Karumba Mburu, is dead.Mburu,
a former director at the National Intelligence Service (NIS), collapsed
and died at his residence in the capital Juba on Sunday, the Ministry
of Foreign Affairs says.
In his condolence message,
President Uhuru Kenyatta described the late Mburu as a distinguished
career public servant and a great Kenyan diplomat who was committed to
building strong bilateral ties between Nairobi and Juba.“Death has
robbed us of a great public servant who served his country with
distinction. Since his appointment as our envoy to Juba, Ambassador
Mburu has worked hard to ensure free flow of trade and investment
between Kenya and South Sudan,” the President wrote.The official cause of death had not been established by the time...