Renowned sociologist Ken Ouko is dead.

Until his death, Dr. Ouko, was a lecturer at the University of Nairobi.

UoN communications director John Orindi said the lecturer died on Saturday at the Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi.

Dr. Ouko was battling Covid-19.

His death brings to five the number of UoN lecturers who have died of Covid-19 since the pandemic struck the country in March.

Dr Ouko was a renowned sociologist who specialised in the areas of deviance and family, gerontology and medical sociology.

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