– Tuju’s car was involved in head of collision at Kijabe on his way to Moi’s burial in Kabarak on Wednesday, February 12 – The former lawmaker sustained chest injuries and doctors advised he undergoes urgent surgery at Kijabe Mission Hospital – He was later flown to Karen Hospital in Nairobi where doctors admitted him to the ICU – The decision to seek further experts’ opinion in the UK came after a consultation between Tuju’s family and specialists A plane carrying Jubilee Secretary General Raphael Tuju is expected to touch down in London at 9:30 pm on Thursday, February 20. Tuju, a Cabinet secretary with official known portfolio was seriously injured in a road crash on his way to Nakuru county on Wednesday, February 12. The decision to seek further experts’ opinion in the UK came after a consultation between his family and specialists.
He was then admitted to the intensive care unit at the Karen Hospital from where he was later on moved to the ward following his doctors’s advice. It is understood President Uhuru Kenyatta ordered Tuju be flown to the UK for specialised treatment having undergone successful surgery at Karen Hospital. Tuju’s car after the accident. The Jubilee Party official has been flown to the UK. Photo: Citizen TV. Source: UGC However, a progress report from the Jubilee Party headquarters stated the decision to seek further experts’ opinion in the UK came after a consultation between Tuju’s family and specialists.
“Further, the family in close consultation with the doctors, have decided to fly the SG out of the country for further specialised treatment,”the party said.
According to a police report, the former Rarieda MP had chest and abdominal injuries while his bodyguard, Charles Oyaro, fractured his right hand during the head-on-collision accident.