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.
His death brings to five the number of UoN lecturers who have died of Covid-19 since the pandemic struck the country in March.
Covid19 is real. This is the 5th UoN Don to succumb in less than two months. Rest In Peace Dr. Ken Ouko. pic.twitter.com/pmPKhzUo9M
— Hbox (@LugayeAmos) August 1, 2020
Dr Ouko was a renowned sociologist who specialised in the areas of deviance and family, gerontology and medical sociology.