Kenyan-born Conrad Natse was on Thursday found dead at his Brookline apartment, Massachusetts, USA.
Natse, 36, was about to sit for his Certified Nursing Assistant examinations but did not show up.
A welfare check led to the discovery of his lifeless body lying flat on his bed, Diaspora messenger reported.
His remains have been taken to Boston Medical for a medical examination. An autopsy report revealing cause of death is also expected soon.
The deceased is said to have relocated to the States about two years ago. He lived in Waltham, MA and later to Brookline.
He hails from Kakamega county and is the son of Hesbon Natse and Jane Ijaya Makani.
According to Mwakilishi media, a GoFundMe account is already up and running to help raise funds to ship his body for burial.