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Kevin Oliech’s body arrives from Germany on Thursday

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• Kevin passed away while receiving treatment at a hospital in Berlin, Germany. He lost his battle to cancer on August 16, 2020.

•His body is expected to be flown in from Germany on September 2, 2020.

Kevin Oliech
Kevin Oliech
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Kenya’s football darling Kevin Opiyo Oliech will on Saturday be buried at his rural home in Seme, Kisumu County.

Kevin passed away while receiving treatment at a hospital in Berlin, Germany. He lost his battle to cancer on August 16, 2020.

His body is expected to be flown in from Germany on September 2, 2020.

It will arrive on September 3, 2020 at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

It will be preserved at Umash Funeral Home while in Nairobi. This is the same place his late mother Mary Auma was before her burial in July 2018.

On Friday, Kevin’s body leaves for the final rites in Seme.

The following day, Kevin will be laid to rest.