Migori leaders have eulogised former Migori County Deputy governor Nelson Mahanga as a true definition of political mogul.
Nelson Mahanga passed on while undergoing treatment a Mp Shah hospital in Nairobi and later transferred to Lee Funerals home.
While sending his condolences to the family of the late, Migori governor Ochillo aayacko sthat the late will be remembered for his great political contributions both in the county and the entire nation.
With great commiseration, we register our sincere condolences to the family, friends and the people of Migori for having lost such a useful leader,” he said.
He added that the Late Mahanga was determined man who was always firm on the economic roadmap for Migori County.
Governor Ayacko’s remarks were echoed by his deputy governor Dr Joseph Mahiri who attributed him to the great developments in Kuria.
Speaking at his residential home in Kuria, he said that Mahanga was a great pacesetter who always meant well for his people.
He added that they will always toe the line under the late’s political footprints to ensure that his political spirit remains alive.
“We revere him as a great political pacesetter, and as the successors, we will always ensure that we tow the line,” he said.
Nelson Mahanga served as a deputy governor for two terms under the Ex governor Okoth Obado between 2013 and 2022.