The University of Nairobi was on Saturday evening sent into mourning after one of its students Gaylord Okinda died after his car was involved in a deadly accident along the Southern Bypass in Nairobi.
According to news reaching us, Mr. Okinda who was aspiring to be the next Students Organization of Nairobi University (SONU) chairman was driving when his car was involved in an accident on Saturday evening and he died on the spot.
Students at the university sent out condolence messages describing Gaylord as a revolutionary leader sho was poised to transform SONU.
“A sad day indeed, I hate losing young lives, May the good Lord award you for your generous acts and grant you jannah #RIPOkinda ##StoneMournsYou” a student who was a friend to the late posted on his Facebook wall.
“Life is Shorth This Couple of Months am Losing close ones Just learning of the demise of a Close friend Brother and Mentor#ShineOnYour Gaylord Okinda We will miss You” another student posted.
“Its only Yesterday we were with you at Milimani Law Courts to attend the Ruling of the Duale’s Law petition,Today we have received the Bad News of your Demise Kiongozi Gaylord Okinda,I say sorry to the Great SONU Family,Rest in power kiongozi,” posted another student who was obviously close to Gaylord.
The NEW COMRADES FORUM Facebook group that comprises mostly of University of Nairobi students was a wash with condolence messages describing Gaylord as a great leader whose future was robbed from him at an early age.
At The Campus Lady Magazine, we express our heartfelt condolences and hope for the better of his family.