Garissa Senator and Chair of the Building Bridges Initiative(BBI) Taskforce Yusuf Haji is dead.
The family of Senator Yusuf Haji has confirmed the demise of a key BBI strategic chair.
Haji, 80, died at a hospital in Nairobi on Monday morning.
Senator Haji, a quiet but strategic schemer in politics, was elected to Parliament in 2007 as Ijara MP.
He was the Minister of Defence of Kenya from 2008 to 2013, and briefly served as its acting Minister of Internal Security and Provincial Affairs in 2012.
He has served in the Senate of Kenya since 2013 until his death.
The late Senator Yusuf Haji was the father to DPP Noordin Haji
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