Goodmorning Kenya news can authoritatively confirm the news of his demise on Saturday evening. The MP died at the St Mary’s Mission Hospital in Mumias.
He is reported to have been ailing for the last two weeks and had been battling diabetes.
He had just been released from The Agha Khan hospital in Kisumu before coming back home and was rushed to the mission hospital on Saturday evening, where he died minutes after treatment.
At the time of publishing, his body has been moved to St Mary’s Mission Hospital mortuary
Amani National Congress leader Hon Musalia Mudavadi has mourned Hon Murunga terming him as a friend and a brother.
Musalia W Mudavadi
I am deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Matungu MP Hon. Justus Murunga. I pray that God will grant his family strength during this unfortunate time. My most sincere condolences to his family and the people of Matungu.
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