Reports are that the smuggled Russian vaccine has started taking lives after a famous City politician succumbed to its effects.
Former Kamkunji MP aspirant politician Ahmed Ibrahim or better known as Johnny has collapsed and passed on early today.
Even though the official communication from the family has not yet been made public, there are reports that Johnny is the cusualty of the smuggled vaccine.
According to EALA MP Simon Mbugua, Johnny could have died following Covid-19 vaccine complications.
Brother Ibrahim Ahmed (Johnny) will be buried at the Langata Muslim Cemetery at 12PM sharp. May Allah grant our brother Jannatul Firdaws.
Inalilahi Waina Ilahi Rajiun.
The deceased who will be laid to rest later today had received the Russian vaccine – Sputnik V – which has since been banned in Kenya.
Silas Jakakimba said Johnny was active on social media until 9.30 pm on Thursday night.
“TERRIBLY HEARTBROKEN at the sad news of my brother @Ibrahimjohnny ‘s demise. We share a WhatsApp group where our friend was active up till 9.30pm or so. Didn’t know he may have been unwell. Always very active, frank in expressing self, friendly. May your Soul find Peace, Ndugu!” Jakakimba wrote on Twitter.
ODM party, to which the deceased belonged, said he had been battling kidney problems for years.
“We mourn the death of our member & former candidate for the Kamkunji Parliamentary seat Ibrahim Ahmed (Johnny) @Ibrahimjohnny who has been battling kidney problems for years. As a party, we appreciate the time we shared together & the ideas he gave. We pray for his soul to RIP,” wrote the party.