Senate Majority Leader Kipchumba Murkomen has been discharged from hospital days after he suffered a dislocated shoulder in Kitui County during a football match.
In a tweet on Friday afternoon, the vocal lawmaker confirmed that he was discharged from the Nairobi Hospital after successfully undergoing a procedure to reconstruct his coracoclavicular ligament.
Successfully underwent reconstruction of my coracoclavicular ligament. Discharged at last. Appreciating Prof.Ating’a and team. Thank you for the support, prayers & good wishes. Glory to God who restores our health and heals our wounds. Stay blessed pic.twitter.com/uhslHLE8I4
— KIPCHUMBA MURKOMEN, E.G.H (@kipmurkomen) September 20, 2019
Murkomen’s team “Bunge FC” was playing at Kitui showground against the local MCAs when an opponent tackled him roughly, injuring him.
Senator Kipchumba Murkomen during the match. [Courtesy]Murkomen’s team beat the MCAs 3:2 in post-match penalties after a barren draw after the 90-minute regular time.
Senators are in Kitui for the second edition of the Senate County sittings for a week.
Plenary and committee sittings are taking place within the Kitui County Assembly. This is part of the ‘Senate Mashinani’ initiative.