The late Sarah Obama, previous U.S. President Barack Obama’s grandma, is set to be covered on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at her home in Kogelo, Siaya County.
Kisumu Muslim Association Chairman Sheik Musa Ismail, who is likewise the representative of the Mama Sarah Obama family, said her body has since as of now been moved to Siaya.
Sheik Ismail said the choice to cover Mama Sarah on Tuesday under Muslim rituals was shown up at following family interviews.
Mother Sarah passed on at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital after a short disease on Monday at around 4.45am.
Auma Obama praised her grandma Mama Sarah as her stone and motivation, adding that she was the main individual in her life.
“Just lost the most important person in my life – my gran, Mama Sarah. My heart is broken! But as I write, not able to stop the tears from pouring, I know I was blessed to have her for so long! My inspiration, my rock, my comfort zone, my safe space. Rest in peace Dani,” she wrote.
Several leaders led by President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM chief Raila Odinga have since come out to express their condolences to the family of the deceased.