Former Nyaribari Masaba and Foreign Affairs Assistant Minister Hezron Manduku has died at Nairobi Hospital.
Confirming the news, the family of the late legislator said he succumbed to a long illness on Saturday at 9pm.
According to the family, the body of Manduku has since been transferred to the Lee Funeral Home.
The deceased was first elected in 1992 as Nyaribari Masaba MP for two terms after flooring current Kisii Senator Prof Sam Ongeri.
The ex-legislator was a professional doctor before joining politics and worked at various hospitals in the country.
He died aged 79, funeral arrangements are underway.