Mukami kimathi, wife to the late freedom fighter Field Marshal Dedan Kimathi is dead at 96 years old.
His daughter, Evelyn Kimathi wangui today on Friday, 5 May, 2023, broke the news to the public about the dismissed of her mother. Evelyn said her mother passed away on Thursday night .
Mukami kimathi passed way in Nairobi while receiving treatment after developing a lung problem which leads to breathing problem .
Mukami kimathi are among the mau mau freedom fighter who were detained at Kamiti Maximum prison during the struggle for independence.
Were among the people who push for Kenya to regain their independence from colonialist. She used to form tribal dance during colonial period.
Before her dismiss president William Ruto settled the hospital bill of sh 1.5 million that was a burden to the family. This revealed after deputy president Rigathi Gachagua visited Mukami kimathi in hospital before she passed away .
The government has promised the family of the late that they will help them in raising budget for burial preparation so as to give the late a good sent off .