Yvonne Wamalwa - Widow of Former Vice President Kijana Wamalwa, Passes Away

Baengele clan pleads with county govt to bend rules to allow Yvonne Wamalwa be buried next to late husband

Baengele clan pleads with county govt to bend rules to allow Yvonne Wamalwa be buried next to late

Police escorted the hearse carrying Yvonne's body to Nairobi where it was taken to Lee Funeral Home. "As Kenya's Deputy High Commissioner in Australia, she demonstrated high level of discipline in her service to the country and hers was a servant hood leadership".

CS Amina Mohamed described Yvonne as "a consummate diplomat, an expert negotiator, and a well-spoken, passionate patriot".

Zipo.co.ke has learnt that Mrs Wamalwa died at her sister's home in Nanyuki on the morning of Thursday, January 25, 2018. She said her conditioned worsened on Thursday morning while she was at home with her.

The former vice president died on 23 August, 2003 aged 58, at London's Royal Free Hospital, while under treatment.

The eventual rulings of the case remain unknown, but Yvonne chose to go back to school soon after burying her husband.

She is the second born in a family of four: Three girls and one boy.

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Jabali, Muthoni, William Wamalwa and William Wamalwa Jr claimed that their stepmother, Yvonne Wamalwa, could not account for Ksh3.4 million that was in their father's briefcase at the time of his death as well as Ksh36.7 million released by Parliament as his pension.

She graduated with a degree in Terrorism, Counter Terrorism and Extremism at the Murdoch University between 2008 and 2011. The burial will take place at their home in Kitale.

Yvonne Wamalwa, the widow of former Vice President Michael Kijana Wamalwa is dead.

In his condolences, Nasa leader Musalia Mudavadi said the death of Ms Wamalwa caught him by surprise.

The cause of her death is yet to be established. "That deliberate choice tells a lot about her sense of endurance and objective", Mudavadi said in statement to newsrooms.

Yvonne was never known to the public until her grand wedding to Kijana Wamalwa in February 2003.

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