The daughter of the one time powerful politician William Ole Ntimama has surprised many by her narrative on the death of her father.
Lydia Masikonde, he daughter of William Ole Ntimama associated the death of his father to the recently witnessed solar eclipse.
According to her, the emergence of the eclipse in the Maasai Community means that a popular person in their community would die.
“Yesterday’s eclipse meant someone big in the Maasai community was to die,”
She further said that the cause of his death was natural and not due to any illness. Ntimama is said to have even scheduled to hold several meetings with residents of Narok on Friday and coming days.
The former minister is said to have held a meeting with women groups in the area on Thursday before he retired to his house.
One of the family members disclosed that after having supper, the deceased requested to take a nap saying that he was having a headache.
Soon after retiring to bed, the 86-year old is said to have fallen asleep and never woke up again. His death was discovered by family members at around 10pm.