Updated Tuesday, October 1st 2013
|MPs led by Westlands lawmaker Tim Wanyoyi and ChairmanNational Security Committee in Parliament Asman Kamama adress the Press after visiting the Westgate Mall Monday.Â [PHOTO: TABITHA OTWORI/STANDARD]|
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The mystery of Westgate terror attack deepened Monday as it emerged that State has not retrieved five bodies of attackers who were killed last week.
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Samantha Lewthwaite, dubbed the ‘White Widow,’ and late husband Jermaine Lindsay, who was a suicide bomber in the 7/7 London attacks in 2005.
|GSU officers pay their last respects to fallen colleague Martin Munene Kithinji at Kaarene village, Imenti Central, yesterday. Munene died in the terrorist attack on Westgate Mall, last week. [PHOTO: PATRICK MUTHURI/STANDARD]|
KENYA: The Parliamentary Committee on Administration and National Security wants the Government to close down Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya and arrange for safe return of all Somali refugees to their country.
We are saddened to announce the death of Rebecca Nyamweya of Hamilton, New Jersey, a native of Kenya.
Rebecca lost her fight to cancer on Thursday September 26, 4.00 AM at Saint Francis Medical Center where she had been admitted to the hospice section for two weeks following treatments at Capital Health.
Rebecca, 35 years old was the wife of Richard Moindi Isaboke of Hamilton, New Jersey. At the time of her death, Richard was at her bedside. Rebecca is survived by her husband, children Hesbon, 16; Pisgah 11, and Clibin 8.
Rebecca was daughter in law to the late Willian Moindi and Lydia Magoma , sister in law to Leonard Moindi, Moses Moindi and Zephaniah Moindi.
Rebecca was the daughter of Charles and Esther Nyamweya of Nyansira, Nyaribari Chache constituency, Kisii County, Kenya. She was niece to David Matara Angwenyi, Zachary Moitui, Rogers Akama, Paul Ondari, Peter Masongo, Samson Moitui, Caleb Moitui, Agnes Moitui, Fr. Chris Isinta among others.
Rebecca was cousin to Danvas Omare, Richard Maburi, Geofrey Moitui, Washington Moitui, Rehema Moitui, Risper Omari, Ruth Ogega, Amaya Moitui, Milfa Moitui, Pastor Kayus Mose, Natfali Miranyi, Edward Kenyaga, Nehemiah Isaboke, Ronald Mosota, Elijah Giteya, Tom Omwae and Jackline Nyandieka among others.
Rebecca was Granddaughter to late Angwenyi Mageka, Nyanchoti Mageka , Magoma, James Sieberi, Hellen Kemunto , Abuga Maya, Bosibori Abuga among others.
A fundraiser has been scheduled for Saturday, October 12, 2013 at Robbinsville SDA Church located on 2314 Route 33, Robbinsville, NJ 08691 As from 5:00PM.
We are making an emotional appeal to the Kenyan Community, friends of Kenya and people of goodwill to open up your hearts and donate generously towards the expenses which have already been incurred.
It is important to tell you that the husband was not working for the last one month as he chose to stay at his wife’s bedside as her condition deteriorated .As a community we are known to rise to the occasion. If for any reason you may not be able to attend the fundraiser please post your donation with the account provided or you may send the same through any of the contacts given.
We wish to thank in advance our community choirs; Muungano Youth Choir and Maranatha Church Choir for graciously agreeing to provide support through the gift of music, they will entertain those in attendance. Kindly pass this message to all your friends as we looking forward to see you on the 12th. Oct 2013.Let us all join hands and celebrate the life of this young lady. May the Almighty God continue to bless you.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations towards Rebecca funeral and Richard’s children special fund. Checks can be made payable to Richard Isaboke Children Fund or directly deposited to Richard Isaboke Children Fund Account # 381037337795 at Bank of America. Routing #: 021200339
Donations can also be made through the Robbinsville SDA Church-Isaboke Fund on the Check Memo.
Checks can be mailed to Richard Children Fund, 132 Samdin Blvd, Hamilton, NJ 08610.
Relatives And Friends Are meeting Daily At David Matara’s Residence at 132 Samdin Blvd, Hamilton, NJ 08610.
TO THE FAMILY,FRIENDS,WELL WISHERS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
The final journey for our sister Rebecca Nyamweya will be as follows:-
SATURDAY OCTOBER 12TH.
4.00 PM –6.00 PM Public Viewing at Robinsville SDA Church,2314 Hwy 33 or Rt.33,Robinsville NJ 08691
6.00–6.45–Snack and refreshments,courtesy of Robinsville SDA Church where Rebecca’s family are members.
7.00—11.00 PM Fundraising.All are welcome,we thank you in advance for the overwhelming support during these difficult times
Please note Muungano SDA Youth Choir will grace the celebration of Rebecca’s life on earth with songs of choice.
MONDAY OCTOBER 14TH. REBECCA’S FINAL JOURNEY ON EARTH.
11.30 AM–Funeral service to be conducted by the pastor of Robinsville SDA Church at Apple Funeral Home,2560 Pennington Road,Pennington NJ 08534.Phone 609-737-1498
2.00 PM–Internment–Rebecca will be laid to rest at Ewing Cemetery,78 Scotch Road,Trenton NJ 08628 Phone 609-882-0279
For Further Information Contact:
David Angwenyi- 609-424-6235
Zachary Moitui- 201-889-3636
Tom Mogaka- 201-230-2675-
Onchari Siocha- 848-467-6522
Paul Ondari- 201-325-1133
Peter Masongo- 973-432-4717
Caleb Moitui- 214-551-7224
Tom Omwae- 908-619-6959
George Maragia- 610-972-6603
Jeremiah Simon- 201-704-1189
Pastor Joey Pollom-703-517-5191
Mary Clare Garber-609-427-8469
Shem Onditi- 201-532-2026
Nathan Mogesa- 201-780-1260
Rev. Harun Orutwa- 201-253-6262
Daphne Ogega- 973-572-7387
Faith Maina- 201-920-7621
Edwin Bosire- 848-219-0044
Clement Ndegwa- 404-717-5253
May The Lord Bless You And Guide You Throughout Until The Last day Of Her Celebration.
Tom Mogaka —Secretary of The Commitee
Thursday, September 26, 2013