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Help me meet funeral expenses, Medical bill appeals Onyango after losing wife and two daughters .

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David Onyango , the man who need help from well wishers to meet funeral, Medical bills after losing her wife and two daughters [ Photo Brighton gusii star]

By Brighton Makori

Kisii 22 August 2020…..A family that lost three people to inferno in Kisii town, Kisii county , have passionately appeals to two levels of Government and well wishers to assist them to meet medical bills and funeral expenses

David Onyango the Husband and the father to the late said that after the accident which occurred on Tuesday Morning at ‘soko mjinga’ ,the fire consumed everything .

David Onyango’s wife Carolyne  Akinyi and his  daughter Melody Akoth   succumbed to the intensity of the fierce fire two days  after the death of the  youngest daughter, Anne Atieno.

Onyango is  survived with  one child who was away  when the mother and siblings met their fate.

Am appealing to well wishers to chip in and help me , i was left with nothing after the incident,”appeals Onyango

He is required  to  meet the funeral expenses including the medical bill and transportation  costs of the bodies home for burial.

The widower laments over his  inability  to raise the much  needed  funds after losing his artisan job in the current covid19 period.

Well-wishers can channel their help  to David Onyango MPESA account number Tel.0704738194.

The fire whose cause was yet to be established  broke out at ‘Soko Mjinga’ village,Nubia in Kitutu Chache South, and  trapped  the victims  inside, prompting residents  to move in , rescue and rush them to hospital.

Benson Oduor, a care taker of the premises in which the ill-fated house was located,  described the  tragedy as ‘overwhelming’ for  the family which had  been plunged into  financial difficulties.

He said the Kenya Power company technical team  visited the compound and left in a huff.

Samuel Omwando,former  defunct Kisii town mayor, launched a stinging criticism on the county government for forsaking the bereaved family since the tragedy struck .

Adding that this the time the county government through disaster department needs to react unlike having public relation exercises.

He has called upon well wishers to chip in and help the family .