Court of appeal judge dies at his home

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Court of Appeal judge Prof. Otieno Odek has died at his home in Kisumu.

The family says the judge collapsed and died in the house.

He was sworn in as a Court of Appeal judge in 2012.

Nyanza Regional Police Commander Dr Vincent Makokha confirmed Justice Odek was found dead in his house on Monday morning.

Makokha said a team of investigators are currently at the scene.

Speaking to the Star on phone , he said “I have sent officers to ascertain the incident before the body is removed to the mortuary.”

He was sworn in as a Court of Appeal Judge in 2012.