A former Powerful ODM Director of political affairs and strategy Wafula Buke’s wife is dead.

Eulogising her on his Facebook page Buke narrated how the rib of his life met her death.

Buke was the Chairman of the University of Nairobi student’s Council (SONU) for 9 days and was incarcerated and imprisoned for allegedly being against the late President Daniel Toroitich Arap Moi’s government.

Buke was sacked in 2019 for allegedly being behind the planning and kicking out of the then ODM secretary General Magerer Lang’at.

Since exiting his plum job at the ODM headquarters in Nairobi, Buke exited the political scene and has since retreated to his Backyard in Bungoma county where he has invested in the hotel industry especially in Bungoma town.

Buke was born and raised in Chebukube location, Mt Elgon constituency at the border of Kenya and Uganda.

Here is what he wrote on his Facebook page:

“Friends, My wife, Faith Atieno Buke, just died. Over a week ago, she paid my uncle a visit. Dogs ran at her. She took off and jumped off some raised ground, broke a bone around her knee. Breathing problems and she couldn’t make it  during a corrective operation in the theatre,”.

Buke has since gone silent on political issues only raising some stories on his social media pages and offering advice where needed.

He still supports Azimio la umoja one Kenya alliance Presidential candidate Raila Odinga who raised his political CV at the national level.


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